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Description of Rhododendron 'Yaku Fairy'

R. 'Yaku Fairy' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

keiskei var ozawae selection 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 1" across, pale greenish-yellow. Held in trusses of 2-5 flowers, held clear of foliage. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate, up to 1" long. Slow-growing, prostrate habit. Native to Kuromi Peak on island of Yaku. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

RHS 71 

 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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