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Rhododendron

Rhododendron ferrugineum

Description:

Rhododendron (from Ancient Greek rhódon "rose", and déndron "tree") is a genus of over 1000 species of woody plants in the heath family, most with showy flowers. It includes the plants known to gardeners as azaleas.

Habitat:

The highest species diversity is found in the Himalayas from Uttarakhand, Nepal and Sikkim to Yunnan and Sichuan, with other significant areas of diversity in the mountains of Indo-China, Korea, Japan and Taiwan.

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Bunan
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Bunan

Sikkim, India

Spotted on Apr 2, 2010
Submitted on Apr 2, 2011

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