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Description of Rhododendron 'Cotton Candy'

R. 'Cotton Candy' 
Photo by: Pat Breen

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Loderi Venus x Marinus Koster 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, about 5" across, pastel pink with red spotting, fragrant. Held in conical truss of 12-18 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 6" long, dark green. Upright and spreading habit. Very vigorous grower. Snow and wind may cause stem damage. Can grow to 10 ft tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Henny & Wennekamp 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 584 

 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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