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Description of Rhododendron 'Yellow Eyes'

R. 'Yellow Eyes' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Wyanokie x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 1" across, pure white with prominent spotting of greenish-yellow (ages yellow) on upper 3 petals. Dome-shaped trusses of 8-9 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, down curved edges,1" long, dull green, heavily scaled, retained 2 years. Leaves turn bronze in winter. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Nearing 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 964 

 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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