Rhododendron ponticum

Rhododendron ponticum, called common rhododendron or pontic rhododendron, is a species of Rhododendron native to the Iberian Peninsula in southwest Europe and the Caucasus region in northern West Asia.

Rhododendron ponticum
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R. ponticum
Binomial name
Rhododendron ponticum
Synonyms[1]
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    • Azalea arborea L.
    • Azalea lancifolia (Moench) Kuntze
    • Hymenanthes pontica (L.) H.F.Copel.
    • Rhododendron adansonii E.-A.Baumann
    • Rhododendron catesbaei J.Forbes
    • Rhododendron catesbaeum Dum.Cours.
    • Rhododendron deciduum Andrews ex Steud.
    • Rhododendron hyacinthiflorum Steud.
    • Rhododendron lancifolium Moench
    • Rhododendron lowei Loudon
    • Rhododendron obtusum P.Watson
    • Rhododendron odoratum Lodd. ex Steud.
    • Rhododendron ponticum f. angustilobum Rukhadze & Pachulia
    • Rhododendron ponticum f. aurantiacomaculatum Rukhadze & Pachulia
    • Rhododendron ponticum f. brachystamineum Rukhadze & Pachulia
    • Rhododendron ponticum f. crispatum Rukhadze & Pachulia
    • Rhododendron ponticum f. luteomaculatum Rukhadze & Pachulia
    • Rhododendron ponticum var. obtusum (P.Watson) G.Don
    • Rhododendron ponticum f. parviflorum Rukhadze & Pachulia
    • Rhododendron speciosum Salisb.
R. ponticum flower