November Blooming Western Azaleas (Rhododendron occidentale), Castle Crags Wilderness, PCT, California
Found in that great blooming stand off north remote fire road.
western azalea on the banks of Sequoia Creek
Grown from seed collected along Duvoul Creek, Bohemia Ecological Preserve
A gorgeous feature of Cuyamaca's Azalea Glen trail.
western azalea (Rhododendron occidentale)
The location is in Brookings, Oregon at Azalea State Park. Beautifully cared for native specimens.
Beautiful fragrance, have to see if I could get one of these for the yard.
Observed at Muir Woods.