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Description of Rhododendron 'Mist Maiden'

R. 'Mist Maiden' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum form 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, pale purplish-pink aging to white with moderate yellow dorsal spotting and deep purple-pink stripe. Ball-shaped trusses of 14-17 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, 5" long, convex, yellow-green, retained 5 years. New growth has grayish-tan indumentum. Grows broader than tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hanger 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 831 

 Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on local climate and soil conditions.
Hardiness temperature is also an approximate guideline.


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