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Description of Rhododendron 'Pineapple Delight'

R. 'Pineapple Delight' 
Photo by: Paul Wurz

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Hotei x Brandt's Tropicana 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, wavy to frilly, 4" across, amber yellow, shading lighter at rims, throat lemon yellow. Ball trusses of 12-14. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, convex, edges undulate, somewhat bullate, 5" long, dark green, retained 2 years. Rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 822 

 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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