Rhododendron serpyllifolium var. albiflorum (syn. R. serpyllifolium 'Albiflorum')
White Wild Thyme Azalea
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- Broadleaf evergreen shrub, often listed as deciduous by authorities in cooler climates, much-branched,
upright, similar to the species except it has white flowers. However, in some forms the flowers
have a pink tinge.
- Native to central and southern Japan.
- Rhododendron Species Foundation and Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington.