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More Information: Rhododendron 'Babylon'

R. 'Babylon' 
Photo: Steve Henning

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 4"-5" across, satiny white with a deep red blotch in throat.


Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves large, glossy, medium green. Dense, rounded plant habit with rigid branches.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   calophytum x praevernum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Reuthe

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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