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More Information: Rhododendron atlanticum

R. 'atlanticum' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color:  White, Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Narrowly funnel shaped, white to white flushed pink, fragrant.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves ovate or obovate to elliptic, up to 2" long, deciduous.

Plant Habit:  Stoloniferous, developing thickets

Height:  3 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Pentanthera

Section:  Pentanthera

Sub Section:  Pentanthera

Geographical Origin:  E N America (coastal plain Pennsylvania to Georgia)

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.

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