Wild Azalea Photo Gallery
All parts are poisonous! Wild Azalea may be fatal is ingested. Symptoms of Wild Azalea poisoning include but are not limited too excessive salivation, watery eyes and nose, slow pulse, nausea, vomiting, sweating, abdominal pain, headache, tingling of skin, trouble breathing, lack of coordination, convulsions, paralysis.
Wild Azalea Habitat
Wild Azalea (Rhododendron canescens) is often seen along trails running through moist sandy soil where it has plenty of room to grow.
Wild Azalea Facts
Wild Azalea (Rhododendron canescens) is a beautiful shrub that produces fragrant white and pink blooms. While showy, this plant is highly toxic and may be fatal if consumed. If accidentally ingested seek medical attention as quickly as possible. It is very common along trails in the southeastern U.S. and does especially well where it has room to spread and colonize large swaths of land.