Calflora
Taxon  Report   10302    
Rhododendron occidentale  (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray  var. paludosum  Jeps.
Western azalea
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Rhododendron occidentale var. paludosum, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: wetland-riparian

Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

 
More information about  Rhododendron occidentale var. paludosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (RHOCP)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).