Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1232

Shrub; Tree
Perennial

Native & non-native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Evergreen or Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White/Pink/Yellow/Red
Bisexual
Slightly bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed campanulate to funnelform corolla
5-10 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Rhododendron spp.   FAMILY Ericaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rhododendron spp.   FAMILY Ericaceae

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 145-05-000:
Rhododendron spp.   FAMILY Ericaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Rhododendron, Wild Azalea


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image of Rhododendron spp., Rhododendron, Wild Azalea

Steve Marlow    snm079801_07

January    Haywood County    NC

Corneille Bryan Native Garden