Rhodendron protistum

Up in the Berkeley hills, the Asian temperate forest at the UC Botanical Garden is beginning its spring awakening.  Amongst the Magnolia and Camellia blooms is another iconic genus: Rhododendron.  This speciose genus has a storied past here at the Garden and includes many of the earliest Garden accessions.  In fact, the Rhododendron collection is regarded as…

© 2015 UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley
Top