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More Information: Rhododendron 'Tom Everett'


R. 'Tom Everett' 
  Photo: Boris Bauer

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 3" across, fragrant, deep purplish-pink paling to near white in throat with vivid greenish-yellow faint spotting becoming almost solid near base of corolla. Dome-shaped truss with 11 flowers.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, flat with slight wave, 4" to 6" long, olive green, retained 2 years. Rounded growth habit. Slow growing when young.

Height:  4 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  fortunei x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  Dexter

Registration Reference:  ARS 853

Glossary of plant description terminology.
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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