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More Information: Rhododendron 'Albatross'

R. 'Albatross' 
Photo: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 4" across, fragrant, from light pink to near white. A.M. form has slightly blush pink-white flowers with reverse slightly tinged pink. Held in lax trusses of 12.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves obovate, about 8" long, retained one year. Sparse growth habit. Grows to become tree-like.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Loderi Group x fortunei ssp discolor

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  de Rothschild

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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