EPPO Global Database

Rhododendron indicum(RHOIN)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: RHOIN
  • Preferred name: Rhododendron indicum
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Sweet

Notes

Japan (Honshu, Kyushu), endemic. Developed as a cultivated ornamental in Japan, now widely grown throughout the world as numerous cultivars known as azaleas


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Azalea indica Linnaeus
Rhododendron lateritium Planchon

Common names
Name Language
Topfazalee German
Topfazalee German
satsuki azalea English
azalée des fleuristes French
サツキ Japanese
サツキツツジ Japanese
satsuki Japanese
satsuki-tsutsuji Japanese
азалия индийская Russian
gāo yuè dù juān Chinese
皋月杜鹃 Chinese