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Description of Rhododendron 'Windbeam'

R. 'Windbeam' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Conestoga seedling 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, " across, open white tinged pale apricot, aging to white, after 3-4 days flowers become light purplish-pink, dorsal lobe slightly spotted red. Ball-shaped truss holds 8 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, obtuse apex, cuneate base, 2" to 2" long, moderate olive green. Willowy and rather straggly habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Nearing 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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