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Description of Rhododendron 'Autumn Gold'

R. 'Autumn Gold' 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

fortunei ssp discolor x Fabia Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Orange 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 3" across, pinkish-orange with pink and orange shading and a yellow eye. Flat trusses of 10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves twisted, light green, retained 2 years. Well branched, upright, spreading habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Van Veen Sr. 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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