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More Information: Rhododendron 'Lodestar'

R. 'Lodestar' 
Photo: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-shaped, 3⅛" across, usually white, but varying to very pale purple, heavily spotted dark greenish-yellow. Truss holds 15 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, convex, 5" long. Plant wider than tall.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -20F  ( -29C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   catawbiense, white form x Belle Heller

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Leach

Registration Reference:  ARS 644

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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