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Description of Rhododendron 'Laurie'

R. 'Laurie' 
Photo by: Stuart Imrie

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

minus var minus Carolinianum Group x P.J.M. 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 1" across, white blushed pink with golden spotting and reddish-purple stripes on reverse. Terminal clusters of 28-35 flowers composed of 2-3 inflorescences. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves aromatic, narrowly elliptic to elliptic, obtuse apex, rounded base, 2" long, glossy, dark green, retained 2 years. Broad habit with willowy branches. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 831 

 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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