Taxon: Rhododendron viscosum (L.) Torr.

 
Genus: Rhododendron
Subgenus: Hymenanthes
Section: Pentanthera
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 105061
Place of publication: Fl. n. middle United States 1:424. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Sep-2003
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 17 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide Krussmann)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Fernald, M. L. Gray's manual of botany, ed. 8. 1950 (Grays Man)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kron, K. A. 1993. A revision of Rhododendron section Pentanthera Edinburgh J. Bot. 50:329-332.
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States (Castanea) 61:125.
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

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