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Description of Rhododendron 'Woods Colt'

R. 'Woods Colt' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

aberconwayi x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower saucer-shaped, 2" across, pale purple, edged purplish-pink, upper lobe pale purplish-pink with dark purplish red spots. Ball-shaped trusses of 15. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

15F  (-9C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, flat, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 3⅝" long, olive green, retained 2 years. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Newberry 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

 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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