Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13306 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
EricaceaeEricaceaeEricaceae  
Species Rhododendron maximum L.
Common name   great laurel
Collector(s)
J. Ebinger   19  
Coll. Date 29 March 1958 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Connecticut
New Haven
Locality Yale Natural Preserve.
    
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes a shrub or tree three meters tall, one central trunk with a number of branches extending from it, last years inflorescence was still present. 

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Rhododendron maximum L.

     Rhododendron ashleyi Coker

Common Name(s): great laurel, rosebay rhododendron.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23721, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Ericales
                                Family: Ericaceae
                                    Genus: Rhododendron
                                        Species: Rhododendron maximum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13306s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Rhododendron maximum  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Rhododendron+maximum

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