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

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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dpom

Date

July 4, 2015 01:00 PM PDT

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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biochristine

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June 29, 2015 02:53 PM PDT

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Acrocerid flies were nectarine on this plant

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tapbirds

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July 1, 2015

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damontighe

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June 27, 2015 06:53 PM PDT

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damontighe

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June 27, 2015 12:22 PM PDT

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robberfly

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June 27, 2015 09:44 AM PDT

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finatic

Date

June 13, 2015 03:13 PM PDT

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San Diego County, California, US

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jaykeller

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June 13, 2015 06:13 PM PDT

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Square

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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leslie_flint

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June 7, 2015

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paloma

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June 6, 2015 01:31 PM PDT

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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bjoelle

Date

June 4, 2015 05:33 PM PDT

Description

Only one of these in the area that I've found on the neighbor's land peaking over a fence. It's so fragrant right now I could smell it before I saw it in bloom.

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western azalea Rhododendron occidentale

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marionanthonisen

Date

May 2, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

Description

Western Azalea, The Cedars

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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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