Taxon: Rhododendron periclymenoides (Michx.) Shinners

Genus: Rhododendron
  Subgenus: Hymenanthes
    Section: Pentanthera
Family: Ericaceae
  Subfamily: Ericoideae
      Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 316275
Place of publication: Castanea 27:95. 1962
Name Verified on: 15-Oct-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Sep-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Massachusetts, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Delaware, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Maryland, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia, - District of Columbia


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Clark, R. C. 1971. The woody plants of Alabama Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 58:222.
  • Kron, K. A. 1993. A revision of Rhododendron section Pentanthera Edinburgh J. Bot. 50:319.
  • Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States (Castanea) 61:122.

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