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Description of Rhododendron 'Arctic Gold'

R. 'Arctic Gold' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

white catawbiense hybrid x yellow centered catawbiense hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 1" across, pale yellow with a greenish-yellow blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 20 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, flat, acute apex, cuneate base, 5" long. Dense growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 881 

 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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