White Lights AGM

Rhododendron 'White Lights'

Hybrid deciduous azalea

Parentage unknown

H. Pellett, USA 1969

AGM (2002) 2012


Shrub 1.2 x 1.1m in 12 years

Flowers: Domed trusses of tubular funnel-shaped, single flowers. Flowers are 16mm long × 18mm wide; 5-lobed, light purplish pink in bud, opening pale purplish pink, fading to nearly white; blotch light orange-yellow

Late May


Foliage: Leaves are oblanceolate to elliptic, 60mm long × 25mm wide; moderate olive green above, hairy. Deciduous

Other Information: Easy to grow; needs a sunny spot. Commercially available

Photo: Jim Inskip Archive

Photo: Nicolas Guyomarc'h

Photo: Nicolas Guyomarc'h