Taxon profile


Piedmont Azalea
Rhododendron flammeum (Michx.) Sarg.

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

Scientific synonyms

Azalea nudiflora var. coccinea Aiton
Azalea periclymenoides var. coccinea (Aiton) Pursh
Rhododendron nudiflorum var. coccineum (Aiton) Sweet
Azalea speciosa Willd.
Rhododendron speciosum (Willd.) Sweet

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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 flammeum (Michx.) Sarg.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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