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rho·do·den·dron (r d -d n dr n). n.

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Rhododendron leaf spot (several pathogens)
IPM Azaleas and Rhododendrons
All rhododendrons and azaleas are members of the genus.
To grow well in eastern Washington, rhododendrons need to be winter hardy to at least -20οF. Look for winter hardiness ratings on the plant label.
Why do Rhododendron Leaves Curl?
Why Do Rhododendron Leaves Curl? Erik Tallak Nilsen.
Rhododendron Glenn Dale Hybrid Azaleas
Rhododendron Glenn Dale Hybrid Azaleas. U.S.

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Ponders Named After Lakewood Businessman, Community Leader
It was once named Rhododendron Lane in 1958 by a local directory. It earned the name Ponders by Amos F. Ponder, a local businessman who invested in two gas and service stations.
Sinclair is honored by American Rhododendron Society
June Sinclair of Port Ludlow was awarded the American Rhododendron Society's highest honor – the gold medal – at the 2011 annual convention in Vancouver, Wash.
Where the rhododendrons blossom in summer
BY KATHY MCCORMACK AP FITZWILLIAM, NH — Many garden rhododendrons have bloomed and faded by now — but a special group growing in the wild is just coming into its own at a New Hampshire state park.
Garden Conservancy's Open Days Tour seeks to inspire visitors with 'Living
A natural stream glistens through a rhododendron garden, which includes woodland companion plants. On the other side of the stream, visitors will enjoy viewing lilacs, weiglas, and viburnums along a flowering shrub walk.
Plenty of summer left for outdoor projects
We like rhododendrons, but prefer smaller, low-maintenance types that need little pruning, yet provide color and, if possible, fragrance. Any ideas? A: It's hard to go wrong with the R.

Suggested Web Resources

Rhododendron - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The American Rhododendron Society Welcomes You
The purpose of the Society is to encourage interest in and to disseminate knowledge about rhododendrons and azaleas.
Fundamentals of Rhododendron and Azalea Culture
G6825 Growing Azaleas and - University of Missouri Extension
There are many beautiful rhododendrons. However, some are not reliably cold hardy or heat tolerant in our area.
Rhododendron & Azaleas - Henning's Rhododendron & Azalea Pages
Henning's rhododendron and azalea page: how to grow them and trouble shooting problems.

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