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More Information: Rhododendron 'Patty Bee'

R. 'Patty Bee' 
Photo: Garth Wedemire

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, light green-yellow. No markings. Held in lax trusses of 6 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 1⅜" long, green, retained 2 years. Plant broader than tall, dense grower.

Height:  2 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   keiskei 'Yaku Fairy' x fletcheranum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Berg

Registration Reference:  ARS 782

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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