Taxon: Rhododendron prunifolium (Small) Millais

Genus: Rhododendron
  Subgenus: Hymenanthes
    Section: Pentanthera
Family: Ericaceae
  Subfamily: Ericoideae
      Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 31521
Place of publication: Rhododendrons 230. 1917
Name Verified on: 15-Feb-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Jun-2009
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • plum-leaf azalea  (Source: Castanea) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Georgia


  • Center for Plant Conservation Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource). (CPC Nat Coll)
  • Kron, K. A. 1993. A revision of Rhododendron section Pentanthera Edinburgh J. Bot. 50:327.
  • Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States (Castanea) 61:124.


Check other web resources for Rhododendron prunifolium (Small) Millais :