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Oconee Azalea (Rhododendron flammeum)

  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • State: GA, SC
  • Nature Serve ID: 147574
  • Lifeform: Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Oconee Azalea (Rhododendron flammeum) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Oconee Azalea can be found in Georgia, South Carolina

Which CPC Partners conserve Oconee Azalea (Rhododendron flammeum)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Rhododendron flammeum
Authority (Michx.) Sarg.
Family Ericaceae
CPC Number 14508
ITIS 23717
Duration Perennial
Common Names Piedmont azalea
Associated Scientific Names Rhododendron flammeum | Azalea speciosa | Rhododendron speciosa
State Rank
State State Rank
Georgia S3
South Carolina S3
Ecological Relationships


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