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2012 Rhododendron of the Year Awards
Plant suitable for Southern California/Hawaii


Vireya Rhododendron: 'Cyril'
R. leucogigas x (R. konori x R. laetum)

Flower tube yellowish white to deep pink, lobes yellowish white with strong red sinuses, tubular funnel-shaped, 4" across, wavy edges, fragrant. Buds covered with dark red bracts.  Lax truss holds 8 to 13 flowers.  Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, flat, about 6" long, scaly below.  Plant grows upright with an open habit.  Grows to a typical height of 4 feet in 10 years.  Hybridized by Sullivan.

R. 'Cyril'

 Photo by Jane Adams

Prior Year ROY Selections for Southern CA/Hawaii
2011   2010   2009   2008   2007   2006   2005   2004

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