Rhododendron 'Barb Blankenship'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: large (6 x 6 feet)
USDA Zone: 7a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Independence Day' x 'Pink Charm')
Hybridizer: Barlup (1996-registered 2015)
Color Catagory: yellow
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Funnel-shaped flowers with wavy lobes open a strong yellow with a marginal band of purple pink on all lobes and the dorsal lobe sporting twin flairs of intense purple-red.