Rhododendron 'Beauty of Littleworth'
Size: 12-15 inch
Growth Habit: large (6 x 6 feet)
USDA Zone: 6b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (griffithianum x unknown)
Hybridizer: Mangles (1900)
Color Catagory: white
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Large, five-inch, white flowers with dark spotting on the dorsal petal and a light mauve pink along the edges. They are held in upright trusses composed of up to 19 flowers and sit atop a bed of large, dark green semi-glossy leaves. Though rated at six-feet it will grow much larger and is best when placed as a background plant.