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  • French
    • Rhododendron ferrugineux
  • Catalan
    • Neret
  • German
    • Rostblättrige Alpenrose
  • Scientific Names
    • Rhododendron ferrugineum
  • English
    • Rusty-leaved Alpenrose

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Rusty-leaved Alpenrose Rhododendron ferrugineum

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stephen54

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August 1, 2016 04:05 PM BST

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martinbishop

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July 6, 2013 12:49 PM BST

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giollo

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June 21, 2016 03:09 PM CEST

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tkoffel

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August 16, 2015 08:28 AM EDT

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Rusty-leaved Alpenrose Rhododendron ferrugineum

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tkoffel

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August 30, 2015 10:21 AM EDT

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eduardomartnez

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June 25, 2016 05:42 PM CEST

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Rusty-leaved Alpenrose Rhododendron ferrugineum

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fabienpiednoir

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August 30, 2016 10:42 AM CEST

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jasonrgrant

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August 7, 2016 01:56 PM AKDT

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Rusty-leaved Alpenrose Rhododendron ferrugineum

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ursomassimo

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July 27, 2016 12:18 PM CEST

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Torino, IT (Google, OSM)

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Rusty-leaved Alpenrose Rhododendron ferrugineum

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paolapalazzolo

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July 3, 2016 10:20 AM SAST

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simonbolz

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July 2, 2016 02:42 PM UTC

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Rusty-leaved Alpenrose Rhododendron ferrugineum

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maba

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June 26, 2016 11:30 AM SAST
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Description from Wikipedia

Rhododendron ferrugineum (sometimes called alpenrose, snow-rose, or rusty-leaved alpenrose) is an evergreen shrub that grows just above the tree line in the Alps, Pyrenees, Jura and northern Apennines, on acid soils. It may grow up to 1 m tall and produces clusters of pinkish-red, bell-shaped flowers throughout the summer. The undersides of the leaves are covered in rust-brown spots, which give the species its scientific name. This is in contrast to Rhododendron hirsutum, which has no such...

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Conservation Summary

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