Rhododendron serpyllifolium var. albifolrum
White Wild Thyme Azalea
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Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Broadleaf deciduous shrub, often listed as deciduous by authorities in cooler climates, much-branched, upright, similar to the species except it has white flowers. However, in some forms the flowers have a pink tinge.
- Native to central and southern Japan.
- Rhododendron Species Foundation and Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington.