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Description of Rhododendron 'Agateen'

R. 'Agateen' 
Photo by: Joe Coleman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Henriette Sargent 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, deep pink with strong greenish-yellow dorsal blotch, reverse vivid purplish-red. Color fades with age. Held in ball to dome-shaped trusses of 15. 



Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrow elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, somewhat revolute base, 4" long, yellow-green with plastered brown indumentum, leaves retained 3 years. Rounded, well-branched plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 832 

 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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