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 
Geography United States.  Connecticut.  New Haven County
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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