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Description of Rhododendron 'Golden Gala'

R. 'Golden Gala' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Great Lakes x Good Hope 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, pale yellowish green with light yellowish-green spots on dorsal lobe. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, obtuse apex, rounded base, convex, 4⅜" long, glossy, olive green. Compact plant, broader than tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 822/861 

 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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