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PLANTS

Rhododendron

Rhododendron maximum x R. catbiense

ON EXHIBIT:  Cove Forest at River Journey

RHODODENDRON

FUN FACTS
Often grows in thickets, with the lavender flowering species catabiense rhododendrons found in sunny bald areas and the white flowering maximum mainly in shady wooded areas. The species that is found in our Cove Forest exhibit is a natural hybrid between the two.


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About This Plant

RANGE: Canada to Georgia and Alabama, North America

HABITAT: Mountainous areas near streams or in moist woods