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More Information: Rhododendron 'Yaku Sunrise'

R. 'Yaku Sunrise' 
Photo: Stuart Imrie

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower broadly campanulate, 2" across, rose-pink, edges and reverse darker. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 10. Several different clones in commerce.


Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves slightly recurved, to 3" long, dark green with light cinnamon tomentum and thick white indumentum. Afternoon sun protection is best.

Height:  2  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Vulcan's Flame x degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada'

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Lancaster

Registration Reference:  ARS 654

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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