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More Information: Rhododendron 'Martha Phipps'


R. 'Martha Phipps' 
Photo: Don Hyatt

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 4" across, pale yellow flushed pink with vivid reddish-orange inside edges shading to greenish-yellow in throat. Compact truss of 7-10 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, 5" long, margin undulate, glossy, retained 2 years. Upright, moderately branched habit.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Phipps

Registration Reference:  ARS 733

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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