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Description of Rhododendron 'Anna Rose Whitney'

R. 'Anna Rose Whitney' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

griersonianum x Countess of Derby 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, up to 4" across, deep rose pink spotted brown in throat. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 12-21. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves of heavy texture, elliptic, acuminate apex, rounded base, up to 7" long, matte, olive green. Vigorous, rapid growing shrub. Needs plenty of room to develop. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Whitney 

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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