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More Information: Rhododendron 'Agateen'

R. 'Agateen' 
Photo: Joe Coleman

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

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.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason to Late Midseason

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.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Henriette Sargent

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Arsen

Registration Reference:  ARS 832

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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