EPPO Global Database

Rhododendron simsii(RHOSI)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: RHOSI
  • Preferred name: Rhododendron simsii
  • Authority: Planchon


A Chinese species from which various cultivated forms have been derived, some known as R. simsii, but the majority developed in Japan as R. indicum (Indian azalea)

Common names
Name Language
Sims's azalea English
azalée de Sims French
dù juān Chinese
杜鹃 Chinese