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Description of Rhododendron 'Neat-O'

R. 'Neat-O' 
Photo by: Richard Gustafson

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

campanulatum x degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada' 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, wavy lobes, 1" across, light purplish-pink margins shading lighter to almost white in throat with deep purplish-pink spotting. Ball-shaped trusses of 20-25 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to narrowly elliptic, 5" long, flat, yellowish green with heavy gray-orange indumentum, held 3-4 years. New growth has white tomentum. Upright, rounded plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 823 

 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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