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Rhododendron camtschaticum ssp. camtschaticum

Rhododendron camtschaticum Pall. ssp. camtschaticum

Kamchatka Rhododendron

Ericaceae (Heath family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: RHCAC4

USDA Native Status: AK (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Purple to deep pink, rarely white.

Distribution

USA: AK
Native Habitat: Arctic and alpine tundra and heathlands, meadows, and subalpine woods.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rhododendron camtschaticum ssp. camtschaticum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rhododendron camtschaticum ssp. camtschaticum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rhododendron camtschaticum ssp. camtschaticum

Metadata

Record Modified: 0000-00-00
Research By: CBR

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