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Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Rhododendron
                        Specie: arborescens

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained, organically-rich, acidic soil

Features: Bright green leaves; white or pink flowers

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens

Zones: 4?8

Description: This is a deciduous azalea species with fragrant flowers which are white or pink, sometimes with a yellow blotch, and funnel-shaped, up to 21?2 in (6 cm) long, which open with or after the bright green, obovate leaves. A native of woodlands of the Appalac

Growth Habit: Branching habit


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial

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