Rhododendron canescens

Family:ERICACEAE
Species:Rhododendron canescens (Michx.)Sweet
Common Name:SWEET PINXTER AZALEA; MOUNTAIN AZALEA
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyERICACEAE
Genus Rhododendron
Species Rhododendron canescens (Michx.)Sweet - SWEET PINXTER AZALEA; MOUNTAIN AZALEA

Citation

Citation RHODODENDRON CANESCENS (Michaux) Sweet, Hort. Brit., ed. 2. 343. 1830.
Basionym: Azalea canescens Michaux 1803.
Type: SOUTH CAROLINA:

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Alachua USF  
Baker FLAS  
Bay USF  
Bradford USF  
Calhoun USF  
Clay USF  
Columbia USF  
Duval FLAS  
Escambia USF  
Franklin FSU  
Gadsden FLAS  
Hamilton USF  
Jackson FLAS  
Jefferson USF  
Leon USF  
Liberty USF  
Marion USF  
Nassau USF  
Okaloosa USF  
Santa Rosa FLAS  
St. Johns PIHG  
Wakulla FLAS  
Walton FLAS  
Washington USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Azalea canescens Azalea canescens Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 150. 1803. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA:
Azalea nudiflora var. canescens Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. canescens (Michaux) Rehder, in L. H. Bailey, Cycl. Amer. Hort. 1: 121. 1900, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. rosea Sweet 1826; Azalea rosea Loiseleur-Deslongchamps 1812, nom. illegit.; Azalea canescens Michaux 1803. 
Azalea nudiflora var. rosea Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. rosea Sweet, Hort. Brit. 265. 1826.BASIONYM: Azalea rosea Loiseleur-Deslongchamps 1812, nom. illegit.; Azalea canescens Michaux 1803. 
Azalea rosea Azalea rosea Loiseleur-Deslongchamps, in Duhamel du Monceau, Traite Arbr. Arbust. 5: 224. 1812, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Azalea canescens Michaux 1803. 
Rhododendron nudiflorum var. roseum Rhododendron nudiflorum (Linnaeus) Torrey, var. roseum (Sweet) Sweet, Hort. Brit., ed. 2. 344. 1830.BASIONYM: Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. rosea Sweet 1826; Azalea rosea Loiseleur-Deslongchamps 1812, nom. illegit.; Azalea canescens Michaux 1803. 
Rhododendron roseum Rhododendron roseum (Sweet) Rehder, in E. H. Wilson & Rehder, Monogr. Azaleas 138. 1921, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. rosea Sweet 1826; Azalea rosea Loiseleur-Deslongchamps 1812, nom. illegit.; Azalea canescens Michaux 1803. 
Azalea bicolor Azalea bicolor (Aiton) Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 153. 1814.BASIONYM: Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. bicolor Aiton 1789. 
Azalea nudiflora var. bicolor Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. bicolor Aiton, Hort. Kew. 1: 203. 1789.  
Rhododendron bicolor Rhododendron bicolor (Aiton) Sweet, Hort. Brit., ed. 2. 344. 1830.BASIONYM: Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. bicolor Aiton 1789. 
Rhododendron nudiflorum forma bicolor Rhododendron nudiflorum (Linnaeus) Torrey, forma bicolor (Aiton) Zabel, in Beissner et al., Handb. Laubholzben. 380. 1903.BASIONYM: Azalea nudiflora Linnaeus, var. bicolor Aiton 1789.