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Description of Rhododendron 'Bud's Yellow'

R. 'Bud's Yellow' 
Photo by: Jim Willhite

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

[(Inca Gold x yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada') x wardii] x Dexter's Orange 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-campanulate, wavy edges, 2" across, fragrant, light yellow throughout. Held in a ball-shaped truss of 12 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, obtuse apex, rounded base, 4" long, glossy and olive green, retained 2-3 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 954 

 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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