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Description of Rhododendron 'Sir Charles Lemon'

R. 'Sir Charles Lemon' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

arboreum ssp cinnamomeum var. album form 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, white with faint red spotting. Ball-shaped truss holds about 10 flowers. Slow to bloom. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrow, with bright cinnamon-brown indumentum; the new leaves unfold white. Upright, tree-like habit. Give afternoon sun protection. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

unknown 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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