Taxon profile


Mountain Azalea
Rhododendron canescens (Michx.) Sweet

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

Scientific synonyms

Azalea canescens Michx.
Azalea candida Small
Rhododendron canescens var. candidum (Small) Rehd.
Rhododendron candidum (Small) Rehd.
Rhododendron canescens var. subglabrum Rehd.
Azalea canescens var. subglabra (Rehd.) Small

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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 canescens (Michx.) Sweet]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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