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Pink Azalea
Ericaceae
Rhododendron periclymenoides


Biocentric333
Biocentric333
Flower Petal # 5
Main Color    
Color 2    
Type Categories Useful Parts

Shrub



Ericaceae Family

Rhododendron Genus
Other Names for this Plant

Pinxter Flower


Location

These flowers were found blooming in Portland, Oregon. They are also native to many other continents including Asia and Europe.

Physical Description
Azaleas are flowering shrubs and part of a subgenus of Rhododendron. The size of the Azalea flower (1-1/2 to 2 inches across) sets them apart from other Rhododendrons.


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Ericaceae
Ericales
Ericales
Erica Order (Heathers)
Asteridae
Asteridae
Class of Stars (Daisies)
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
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Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
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Spermatophytes
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Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
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Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus


General Information

According to Wikipedia "Azalea plants are very toxic to equines, sheep and goats, but cause no problems in cats or dogs." Their blossoms are also used in a traditional Korean grape wine called Tugyonju.
en.wikipedia.org wiki Azalea

azaleas.org azxintro.html



Pink Azalea




Pink Azalea


Comment: Pink Azalea, Rhododendron periclymenoides

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gardengeek
gardengeek
September 20, 2010
Very nice!

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