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More Information: Rhododendron 'Original Vagabond'


R. 'Original Vagabond' 
Photo: Richard Gustafson

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, pale yellow to pale orange-yellow with light orange yellow flare on dorsal petal. Held in ball-shaped truss with 12 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, flat, broadly acute apex, rounded base, 5" long, pale greenish-blue. Semi-compact habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  Janet Blair x Apritan

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Gustafson

Registration Reference:  ARS 983

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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