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Description of Rhododendron 'Temple Meads'

R. 'Temple Meads' 
Photo by: Richard Gustafson

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Janet Blair x Hindustan 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 3" across, light yellow with brilliant yellow spotted blotch on dorsal lobe. Held in dome-shaped trusses of 12. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, flat, obtuse apex, rounded base, 5" long, dull, yellow green, retained 2 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Gustafson 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 983 

 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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