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Catawba Rhododendron, Mountain Rosebay,Purple Rhododendron - Rhododendron catawbiense

Family: Ericaceae - Heath family Genus Common Name: Rhododendron Native Status: Native
Rhododendron catawbiense - Catawba Rhododendron, Mountain Rosebay,Purple Rhododendron .

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Rhododendron catawbiense

Distribution of Rhododendron catawbiense in the United States and Canada:
USDA Plants Distribution Map temporarily unavailable.
Blue=Native; Grey=Introduced

Map from USDA Plants Database:
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 30 Mar 2017). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.

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