Calflora
Taxon  Report   11986    
Rhododendron columbianum  (Piper) Harmaja
Western labrador tea
Rhododendron columbianum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Rhododendron

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Ledum

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Ledum glandulosum
ICPN: Rhododendron ×columbianum
More information about  Rhododendron columbianum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2019).