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    • Rhododendron occidentale
    • Azalea occidentalis
  • English
    • western azalea
    • california azalea
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    • Azalea occidental

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Recent observations

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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samanthaddgreen

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July 30, 2016 06:13 PM PDT

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clifechris

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August 7, 2016 02:58 PM PDT

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charlottep

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July 7, 2016 12:26 PM PDT

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July 9, 2016 12:51 PM PDT

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kimssight

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July 7, 2016 08:05 PM PDT

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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gregpauly

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July 3, 2016 04:13 PM PDT

Description

In a mesic area with ferns and columbine. Very fragrant.

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leptonia

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June 28, 2016 02:12 PM PDT

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jmaughn

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June 26, 2016 03:14 PM PDT

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greenhornd

Date

June 23, 2016

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Large, trumpet-like white flower with long stamen. There is a yellow hue to the flower.

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damontighe

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June 18, 2016 08:04 PM PDT

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damontighe

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June 18, 2016 05:30 PM MST

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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jellies93

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June 19, 2016 11:55 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Rhododendron occidentale, the Western Azalea, is one of two deciduous Rhododendron species native to western North America (the other is Rhododendron albiflorum). The Western Azalea is known to occur as far north as Lincoln and Douglas Counties in Oregon and as far south as the mountains of San Diego county. Typically found in the coastal ranges of western North America, it also grows in the Cascade and Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, but is not known east...

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