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American Rhododendron Society
Seed Exchange 2006

How to Order

The following seeds are offered in this year’s exchange only to Members and Associate Members of the Potomac Valley Chapter ARS at a cost of $0.60 per packet. Orders are limited to one packet per variety but please list alternates in case certain varieties are sold out. Return your seed order to Don Hyatt <Don@donaldhyatt.com > with check payable to Potomac Valley Chapter ARS on or before January 30, 2006. Available seed will be divided among those requesting the variety and orders.


We wish to thank our contributors: Be: Norman and Jean Beaudry (Bethesda, MD), Gi: Ginter Botanical Gardens – John Wise (Richmond, VA), Go: Jane Goodrich (Vienna, VA), Hu: Jerry Hudgens (Churchville, MD), Hy: Don Hyatt (McLean, VA), Ki: Bob King (Frostburg, MD), Mc: George McLellan (Gloucester, VA), Mi: William C. Miller III (Bethesda, MD), Sh: Maynard Shirven (Alexandria, VA), St: Marshall Stilwell (Thomasville, NC), Wh: Margaret White (Falls Church, VA), Wi: Jim Willhite (West Chester, PA)

Key: hp - hand pollinated, cw - collected in the wild, and op - open pollintated)
(Pictures to be posted soon!)

Rhododendron and Azalea Species   (hp or cw)

1. arborescens, cw, Wayah Bald, NC, (Hy)
2. atlanticum, Prince George Co., VA, (Mc)
3. calendulaceum, cw, Big Yellow Mt., NC (Hy)
4. calendulaceum, cw, Engine Gap, NC (Hy)
5. catawbiense, cw, Grassy Ridge, NC (Hy)
6. periclymenoides, cw, West Bethesda, MD (Mi)
7. periclymenoides, cw, Rockbridge Co. VA (Mc)
8. prinophyllum, cw, Bedford Co., VA (Mc)
9. vaseyi, cw, Mt. Pisgah region, NC (Hy)

Rhododendron and Azalea Species   Open Pollinated(op)

10. adenephorum, op (Go)
11. anwheiense, op, (Hy)
12. arborescens, large flower, op, (Hy)
13. auriculatum, op, (Go)
14. austrinum ‘Sunrise’, op (Sh)
15. carolinianum, album, op (Wh)
16. carolinianum, pink, op (Wh)
17. carolinianum ‘Burns Yellow’, op (Be)
18. cumberlandense (bakeri), op (Wh)
19. fargesii, op (Wi)
20. fortunei, op (Go, Hy)
21. keiskei, compact yellow, op, (Hy)
22. houlstonii, very early, op (Go)
23. hyperythrum, white, op (Hy)
24. makinoi, Hyatt’s form, op (Hy)
25. maximum ‘Mt. Mitchell’ (red), op (Be)
26. metternianum alba, op (Go)
27. metternichii, Wada’s form, op (Hy)
28. metternichii, Hyatt’s form, op (Hy)
29. minus, op (Hy)
30. mucronulatum ‘Cheju Island Dwarf’, op (Hy)
31. prunifolium, op (Hu, Wh)
32. schlippenbachii, light pink, op (Wh)
33. sutchuenense v. geraldii, op (Wi)
34. vaseyi, pink, op (Wh)
35. vernicosum, op (Wi)
36. weyrichii, op (Be)
37. yakusimanum, op, (Ki)

Rhododendron Crosses, Hand Pollinated (hp)

38. Barmstedt x (makinoi x Yaku Angel) (Hy)
39. Bellringer x Apritan (Hy)
40. Bellringer x Phipp’s Yellow (Hy)
41. Betty Hume x Apritan (Hy)
42. Betty Hume x C.O.D. (Hy)
43. Caroline x Great Smoky (Hy)
44. Chatham x decorum, red leaf (Gi)
45. C.O.D. x Apritan (Hy)
46. Cape White x Snow Candle (Be)
47. diaprepes x Snow Candle (Be)
48. Disca x Dexter’s Honeydew (Hy)
49. Disca x Dexter’s Spice (Hy)
50. Fantastica x (makinoi x Yaku Angel) (Hy)
51. Fantastica x Wheatley (Hy)
52. Fawn-Repose #1 (cream) x Helen Veina (St)
53. Fawn-Repose #1 (cream) x Peachy Jean (St)
54. Gigi x Cadis (Hy)
55. Great Smoky x Wheatley (Hy)
56. Hardy Giant x (maximum-calophytum) (Be)
57. Hardy Giant x pseudochrysanthum (Be)
58. Hardy Giant x Snow Candle (Be)
59. (Hawk-Idealist x Wheatley) x Martha Phipps
60. Janet Blair x Apritan (Hy)
61. Janet Blair x Great Smoky (Hy)
62. Janet Blair x Phipps Yellow (Hy)
63. Jane Blair x yellow hybrid (Hy)
64. (max-Sir Charles Lemon) x macabeanum (Be)
65. (max x Sir Charles Lemon) x (max-calophytum) (Be)
66. (max-Sir Charles Lemon) x Snow Candle (Be)
67. Nestucca x (max-calophytum) (Be)
68. (Scintillation - Hardy Giant) x diaprepes (Be)
69. Yaku Queen x [(discolor x smirnowii) x (Wheatley x Skipper) (Sh)

Elepidote Rhododendron Hybrids, Open Pollinated (op)

70. Albert Close, op (Wh)
71. Disca - Mary Garrison, op (Go)
72. (Dorothy Russel x fortunei hyb.) op (Go)
73. Fortunei cream - Dr. Rock, op (Go)
74. Fortunei x (Disca-Autumn Gold), op (Go)
75. Gary Herbert (Mt Siga, op), op (Wi)
76. Goodrich 544,3 (like David Gable), op (Go)
77. Jane's Orange (G477,1) op, (Go)
78. John C. White op (Wh)
79. Mars-Mary Garrison #2 op (Be)
80. Mary Garrison, op (Go)
81. makinoi x pachysanthum, op (Hy)
82. May Moonlight, op (Wi)
83. Mt. Siga, op (Go)
84. Ruby Bowman, op (Wh)
85. yak-metternichii, op (Hy)

Evergreen Azalea Crosses, Hand Pollinated (hp)

85. Huang 3-2-72 x Elsie Lee (Sh)
86. Huang 3-2-72 x Wakaebisu (Sh)
87. kaempferi ‘Eastern Fire’ hyb. x Elsie Lee (Sh)
88. Kinsai x Elsie Lee (Sh)
89. Matsu-no-homare x Huang 3-2-72 (Sh)
90. Matsu-no-homare x Waikabisu (Sh)
91. Seattle White x ?? (Label lost) (Hy)
92. Unryu x Huang 3-2-72 (Sh)
93. Yoro (Kurume) x Elsie Lee (Sh)

Evergreen Azalea Crosses, Open Pollinated (op)

94. Laurie Russell (Betty Christopher), op (Hy)
95. White Jade, op (Hy)

Deciduous Azaleas, Hand Pollinated (hp)

96. austrinum ‘Sunrise’ x R. austrinum hybrid (Sh)

Deciduous Azaleas, Open Pollinated (op)

97. Admiral Semmes, op (Hy)
98. alabamense x canescens, op (Wi)
99. arborescens x bakeri, op (Wi)
100. bakeri x arborescens, op (Wi)
101. bakeri (cumberlandense) hybrids, op (Wi)
102. Clear Creek, op (Wi)
103. Goldflakes, op (Hy)
104. Knap Hill Hybrids (mixed), op (Hy)
105. Knap Hill, large light orange hybrid, op (Hy)
106. Pavanne, op (delicate pink & yellow from Will Smith’s garden) (Be)
107. serrulatum x prunifolium, op (Wi)

Lepidote Rhododendrons, Open Pollinated (op)

108. 24 Carat, op (Go)
109. Landmark, op (Hy)
111. New Patriot, op (Hy)
112. Epoch-augustinii, op (Hy)

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