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Description of Rhododendron 'Patty Bee'

R. 'Patty Bee' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

keiskei 'Yaku Fairy' x fletcheranum 

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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

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. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Berg 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 782 

 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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