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Connecticut Plants
Rhodora
Rhododendron canadense (L.) Torr.
  • Family: heath (Ericaceae)
  • Habitat: bogs, wet places with infertile, acidic soil
  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Flower size: 1 inch across
  • Flower color: pinkish-purple
  • Flowering time: March to May
  • Origin: native
Rhododendron canadense (L.) Torr.
Rhododendron canadense (L.) Torr.
Rhododendron canadense (L.) Torr.

Leaves of rhodora have a distinct bluish color.