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Scientific name: Anthophyta: Dicotyledonae: Ericales: Ericaceae: Rhododendron 'America'
Common Name: Pete Ross' Azalea Garden, Montgomery County, MD

Country: USA
State/District: MD
County: Montgomery
Date (D-M-Y): 5 - 2001

Photographer: E. M. Barrows

Identifier: Pete Ross
Collector: not applicable
Location: Pete Ross' Azalea Garden Pete Ross' Rhododendron Garden, Bethesda, Maryland

Keywords: A azalea bush pink flower red flower Rhododendron shrub
Additional Information:    Pete Ross has been growing Rhododendrons for over 4 decades.   Please see the page for Pinxter-flower (Rhododendron pericylaminoides) for further information.

Figure 1.   Rhododendron ‘America,' 8 May 2001.
Figure 2.   Rhododendron ‘America,' 14 May 2001.  

Brickell, C. and J. C. Zuk, eds. 1996. The American Horticultural Society A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. DK Publishing, New York, NY. 1092 pp. Page 868.

Brown, R. G., and M. L. Brown. 1992 (1972). Woody Plants of Maryland. Port City Press, MD. 347 pp.

Fernald, M. L. 1950. Gray's Manual of Botany. Eight Edition. American Book Company, New York, NY. 1632 pp.

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Please click here to go to the Azalea Society of America

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