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wild azalea

Rhododendron periclymenoides

Description:

• Height: 2-7 feet Flower size: 1-1/2 to 2 inches across • Flower color: pink • Flowering time: April to May • Origin: native

Habitat:

• Habitat: woods, thickets, swamp margins

Notes:

As a child, I used to call this honeysuckle, but then I was corrected many years later that it is actually an azalea. I loved this spring flowering tree. It was always one of my favorites.

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JuneMita
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JuneMita

Connecticut, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2013
Submitted on Jun 2, 2013

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