Taxon profile


Smooth Azalea
Rhododendron arborescens (Pursh) Torr.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ericales »  family Ericaceae »  genus Rhododendron - rhododendron »  section Rhododendron sect. Pentanthera

Scientific synonyms

Azalea arborescens Pursh
Azalea fragrans Raf.
Rhododendron arborescens var. richardsonii Rehd.
Azalea arborescens var. richardsonii (Rehder) Ashe
Azalea viscosa Marshall

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Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Rhododendron arborescens (Pursh) Torr.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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