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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

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

Features: White, pale pink or violet flowers

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens Tubs

Zones: 3?8

Description: The fragrant funnel-shaped flowers of this hardy deciduous azalea from eastern North America have very distinctive long stamens and a long corolla tube. They are white, pale pink or violet-red and open just before or with the bright green leaves, in truss

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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