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Description of Rhododendron 'Way Ahead'

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Cary Ann x Mars? 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, 2" across, china rose at edges shading to a white center. Held in conical trusses of 14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate, acute apex, rounded base, deep green, 4" long, retained 3 years. Compact and dense, rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Wright 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

 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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