Dwarf Azalea Rhododendron atlanticum (Ashe) Rehder    Synonyms: Azalea atlantica, Coast Azalea.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Ericales   >   Family Ericaceae   >   Genus Rhododendron   

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"A low shrub of dry to mesic, sandy, oak-pine-heath woods primarily of the Atlantic coastal plain, ranging from eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware south to Georgia" (Simmons, 2013). In Maryland, it is known only from sandy woods of the Eastern Shore and Baltimore County.

There are 13 records in the project database.

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Dwarf Azalea in Wicomico Co., Maryland (5/28/2015). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Dwarf Azalea in Wicomico Co., Maryland (5/2/2019). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Dwarf Azalea blooming in Caroline Co., Maryland (5/25/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Dwarf Azalea in Queen Annes Co., Maryland (4/30/2016). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Dwarf Azalea in Worcester Co., Maryland (5/28/2015). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Dwarf Azalea in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/5/2007). Photo by Kirsten Johnson. (MBP list)

Dwarf Azalea in Caroline Co., Maryland (5//1987). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)


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