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Rhododendron 'Taurus'

Hybridiser:Mossman, F. D.. Vancouver, Washington, USA, 1962 (see more plants of this hybridizer)
Status:IRRC registered.
Height
Height
The figures listed here are averages.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
in 10 years
150 cm. (5ft.)
Bloom time:earlyFlower:unknown
Bloom time duration:23
Bloom time duration 'Taurus'

Observation based on 3 plants,
growing in 1 'My-gardens'.

Exact= 23 days.
days.
Type:elepidoteLeaves:unknown
Hardiness:H4
H0 = 0 °C (32 F)
H1 = -7 °C (20 F)
H2 = -12 °C (10 F)
H3 = -15 °C (5 F)
H4 = -18 °C (0 F)
H5 = -24 °C (-10 F)

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on hirstum.info: 67
R. Taurus per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Canada : 21
United States : 12
France : 10
Netherlands : 10
Belgium : 5
England : 3
Scotland : 3
Ireland : 1
Germany : 1
Norway : 1


Seed-parentPollen-parent
'The Honourable Jean Marie de Montague'   Click to see more information

XR. strigillosum   Click to see more information

R. griffithianum   Click to see more information

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Rhododendron 'Taurus' photos

 
Photo byWillem Van 't Zelfde
LocationPrivate garden, Sauerland (500 m), Germany
Date12 April, 2014
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationMike Bale’s Garden: Lu Zhu, Agassiz, BC, Canada
Date20 April, 2006
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Photo byBill & Cheryl Gray
LocationCisco Heights National Forest & Rhody Ranch, WA, USA
Date12 April, 2012
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationMike Bale’s Garden: Lu Zhu, Agassiz, BC, Canada
Date05 May, 2006
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Photo byJana Dusátková
Locationprivate garden Černošice, Czech Republic
Date03 May, 2006
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationMeerkerk Garden, Whidbey Island USA
Date01 May, 2009
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Photo byHans De Boer
Locationprivate garden Vaassen, Netherlands
Date09 April, 2009
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
Locationprivate garden, Shawnigan Lake, Vancouver Island , BC, Canada
Date23 April, 2010
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Photo bySusan Lightburn
LocationArt Lightburn Garden, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Date17 April, 2012
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationMeerkerk Garden, Whidbey Island USA
Date01 May, 2009
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationMike Bale's Garden: Lu Zhu, Agassiz, BC, Canada
Date20 April, 2006
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Photo byPaul & Linda Lawry
Locationprivate garden Lantzville, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Date
 
Photo byBill & Cheryl Gray
LocationCisco Heights National Forest & Rhody Ranch, WA, USA
Date03 May, 2011
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Photo byJoanne Hamilton
LocationPrivate garden, Bowser, BC, Canada
Date04 April, 2013
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Photo byHerman Van Ree
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands
Date08 April, 2009
 
Photo byPeter Norris
Locationprivate garden Martha's Vineyard
Date15 April, 2012
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Photo byJim Willhite
Locationprivate garden Berwyn, PA, USA
Date13 May, 2012
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Size of flower buds (with 1 euro coin)
Photo byHerman Van Ree
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands
Date04 April, 2009
 
ovary Taurus close up
Photo byMarc Colombel
Location
Date
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new foliage
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Locationown garden Nunspeet, Netherlands
Date22 May, 2010
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Andantino'   Click to see more information


  Andantino
'Taurus' x 'Carola'Hachmann, Hans, 1989
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Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009