Azalea L.

Common Name: Azalea

Family: Ericaceae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 1: 150. 1753.

Other: Rejected, heterotypic synonym of Loiseleuria Desv. 1906. Greek 'azaleos' = dry, referring to the fact that the first species of Azalea, A. procumbens L., grows in dry places.

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