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More Information: Rhododendron 'Charles Loomis'


R. 'Charles Loomis' 
  Photo: RareFind Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower pink in bud, openly funnel-shaped with wavy-edged lobes, about 2" across, opening white inside and outside, unmarked, Ball-shaped truss has 10 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:   Leaves oblong, obtuse apex, rounded base, down-curved margins, 5" long, dark green, retained 3 years. Round plant habit.

Height:  6 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
     English Roseum x hyperythrum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  Thornton

Registration Reference:  ARS 051

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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