Mother of Pearl

Rhododendron 'Mother of Pearl'
Sport from 'Pink Pearl'
AM 1930
Flowers: 11-17/rounded, slightly loose to loose truss, 80 - 100mm wide, pale pink in bud, opening pure white with some pink tinges around margins and intense purplish pink ribs on outside; dark red markings on the dorsal lobe.
Late May - Early June
Shrub 2.0m in 10 years.

Location: Ramster 2008
Photo: Miranda Gunn