Rhododendron 'Hardy Gardenia'

 
Photo: Cathy Bird

Seed Parent X Pollen Parent: 

Fischer A-3 (breeders' code, unnamed) X (Hexe x Vervaeneanum) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 2" across, double, hose-in-hose, white, unmarked. Inflorescence 2 - 3 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

1 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Dense, spreading habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Reid 

Registration Reference: 

not registered 

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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