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Rhododendron

 

 

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderEricalesTea, persimmon, blueberry, Brazil nut, azalea, many others
FamilyEricaceaeHeath or heather family
GenusRhododendronFrom Greek rhodos, “rose,” and dendron, “tree”

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Rhododendron description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 13 Jun 2010.

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Rhododendron

Rhododendron (Rhododendron) · 5/7/2012 · Tom and Susan’s, Pepperell, MA
≈ 9 × 6" (23 × 15 cm) Species not yet identified

Rhododendron

(Rhododendron) · 5/7/2010 · Tom and Susan’s, Pepperell, MA
≈ 24 × 16" (62 × 41 cm) Species not yet identified

Rhododendron

(Rhododendron) · 5/11/2010 · Tom and Susan’s, Pepperell, MA
≈ 24 × 16" (62 × 41 cm) Species not yet identified

Rhododendron

(Rhododendron) · 10/3/2010 · Tarkill Interpretive Trail, Rte 402, Poconos, Peck’s Pond, PA
≈ 31 × 46" (78 × 117 cm) Species not yet identified