Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1229

Shrub
Perennial

Native: south central US

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bisexual
Slightly bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed funnelform corolla
5 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rhododendron oblongifolium   FAMILY Ericaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Texas Azalea