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Description of Rhododendron 'Percy Wiseman'

R. 'Percy Wiseman' 
Photo by: Harold Greer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Fabia Tangerine) selfed 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2" across, cream getting darker towards base, very lightly flushed paler than pale purplish-pink and spotted moderate orange on the dorsal lobe. Flowers fade to creamy white with yellow throat. Ball-shaped truss of 13-15 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 3" long, glossy, medium green. Compact and well branched shrub. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, J. 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 71 

 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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