ARS Logo

 

Description of Rhododendron 'Chikor'

R. 'Chikor' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

rupicola var. chryseum x ludlowii 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower saucer-shaped, 1⅛" across, pale greenish-yellow with faint deep yellow spotting on dorsal lobe. Trusses of 3 to 6 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves broadly elliptic, ⅔" long, glossy, dark green. Compact and round-shaped habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Cox 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 64 

 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.


American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525,  Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail: lauragrant@arsoffice.org
1998-2014, ARS, All rights reserved.