shiny leaves and large orange flowers - is this a Rhododendron

jujujojo_gw(6b 7a)May 21, 2013

Pictures taken in Southern China.

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gardengal48

Technically yes, but a vireya rhododendron or a subgenus native to tropical/semitropical climates, mostly southeast Asia.

    Bookmark   May 21, 2013 at 7:44PM
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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

Vireya are rhododendrons native to New Guinea and vicinity, including one species in Australia.

    Bookmark   May 22, 2013 at 3:10PM
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jujujojo_gw(6b 7a)

I couple similar ones:

    Bookmark   May 12, 2014 at 4:37PM
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