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Azalea #4: EXBURY 'Strawberry Ice'

Exbury Azaleas are one of the oldest (early 1920’s) and one of the most well-known groups.

“Exbury” has become a general moniker for deciduous Azaleas in general. They were hybridized from Knap Hill hybrids by the Knap Hill Nursery of Anthony Waterer.

 

An Exbury 'Strawberry Ice' Azalea in bloom.

Rhododendron austrinum

Family Ericaceae

Azalea Festival, Brooklyn Botanical Garden, New York City, New York, USA.

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NOTE:

Taxonomically, both Azaleas and Rhododendrons belong to the Genus Rhododendron at the present time.

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Taken on May 21, 2011