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More Information: Rhododendron 'Curlew'

R. 'Curlew' 
Photo: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly campanulate, 2" across, light yellow with upper petals spotted greenish-brown. Compact trusses of 1- 3 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves very small, elliptic, shiny, dark green, retained 1-2 years. Compact plant. Needs some shade and good drainage. Avoid fertilizer.

Height:  2  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   ludlowii x fletcheranum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Cox

Registration Reference:  RHS 70

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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