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Taxon: Rhododendron viscosum (L.) Torr.

Genus: Rhododendron subgenus: Hymenanthes section: Pentanthera
Family: Ericaceae subfamily: Ericoideae tribe: Rhodoreae.
Nomen number: 105061
Place of publication: Fl. n. middle United States 1:424. 1824
Name verified on: 06-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Sep-2003
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 11 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • clammy azalea   (Source: Castanea 61:125.1996) – English
  • swamp azalea   (Source: Castanea 61:125.1996) – English
  • sen azalea   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: ornamental features   (fide Krussmann)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Rhododendron viscosum (L.) Torr.:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Rhododendron viscosum cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?105061 (18 December 2014)

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