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Rhododendron viscosum

Swamp Azalea

Medium sized deciduous shrub with loose open habit. Small green leaves. Fragrant white flowers in spring. Tolerates wet soil, shade. Native to RI. 1-8’ x 3-8’.

©Jim Stasz. USDA/NRCS PLANTS Database

Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth, TX. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute.

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