Ericaceae (heath family) Rhododendron

Rhododendron spp. azalea and rhododendron

China, Japan
Rhododendron ‘Jan Dekens’, Rains Houses. Irene Beardsley, 25 Apr 2005

Shrub, usually requiring shade or partial shade, frequently planted in north facing or otherwise sun-sheltered gardens on campus. Different species and cultivars employed.

Mudd Chemistry, Bookstore, north side of Art Gallery, Amy Blue Garden, courtyard on west side of Memorial Church, Toyon Hall courtyard, Law School courtyard.

Illustrations: gallery.

Related material: Stanford Grounds Plant Information Sheet. List No. 11, page 12.

About this Entry: John Rawlings authored the main text of this entry ca. 2005–2008.