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Rhododendron myrtifolium

Rhododendron myrtifolium
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Viridiplantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Magnoliopsida
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Ericaceae
Genus: Rhododendron
Species: R. alutaceum
Binomial name
Rhododendron myrtifolium
Schott & Kotschy, 1851[1]

Rhododendron myrtifolium (also Rhododendron kotschyi) is a species of Rhododendron. It's the broadleaf evergreen shrub common in the high mountain ranges of Eastern Europe and particularly in Ukraine.[2][3]


  • Rhododendron ferrugineum, (Schott & Kotschy) Hayek, 1928.
  • Rhododendron kotschyi, Simonk., 1887.


  1. ^ "Europe flora".  
  2. ^ "Distribution and phytocoenotic characteristics of relict populations of Rhododendron myrtifolium (ericaceae) in the ukrainian carpathians" (PDF). Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas. Retrieved 23 July 2015. 
  3. ^ "Rhododendron myrtifolium". Rosebay Massachusetts Chapter. Retrieved 23 July 2015. 

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