rhododendron and American plants.

A treatise on the culture, propagation, and species of the rhododendron; with cultural notes upon other plants which thrive under like treatment, and descriptions of species and varieties; with a chapter upon herbaceous plants requiring similar culture. by Edward Sprague Rand

Publisher: Little, Brown, and company in Boston

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StatementBy Edward Sprague Rand, jr.
LC ClassificationsSB413.R47 R2
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 188 p.
Number of Pages188
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Open LibraryOL240974M
LC Control Numberca 12000684

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Don ex G. Don (roe-doe-DEN-dron mak-row-FILL-um) Names: The Pacific Rhododendron is also known as the Coast Rhododendron, California Rhododendron, or California Rosebay. Rhododendron macrophyllum literally means, “Rose tree with big leaves.” It is the state flower of Washington State.

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