American Rhododendron Society Web Site ARS
navigation menu background

Rhododendron Plant Search

New Search

  "Printer Friendly" Page

More Information: Rhododendron 'White Swan'

R. 'White Swan' 
Photo: Chris Anderson

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flowers openly campanulate, 4" to 5" across, pale pink, fading to white with a green blotch at dorsal lobe base. Conical-shaped truss has 16-19 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason to Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblong to oblong-elliptic, 6" to 7" long, dark green. Plant upright, rather compact and dense.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  decorum x Pink Pearl

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Waterer, J.

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.

American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail:
1998-2015, ARS, All rights reserved.