Taxon: Rhododendron occidentale (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray

 
Genus: Rhododendron
Subgenus: Hymenanthes
Section: Pentanthera
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 31489
Place of publication: W. H. Brewer et al., Bot. California 1:458. 1876
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 10-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Jul-2013
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: ornamental features ()
  • Gene sources: ornamental features ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  7. Kron, K. A. 1993. A revision of Rhododendron section Pentanthera Edinburgh J. Bot. 50:317-319.
  8. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=31489. Accessed 23 June 2018.