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More Information: Rhododendron 'Westbury'

R. 'Westbury' 
Photo: Boris Bauer

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, fragrant, purplish-pink fading to near white with brilliant greenish-yellow spotting that coalesces to two rays in throat. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 12 flowers.


Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, mucronate apex, rounded base, 4" to 5" long, flat, olive green, retained 2 yrs. Compact , rounded growth habit. Wider than tall.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Dexter

Registration Reference:  ARS 822

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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