The Evergreen State's Official "Coast Rhododendron"


Subject:
Washington State: Plants , Washington State , Native Plants , State Emblems

Description:
Article about the official Washington state flower. Includes how the official flower was selected in a 1892-93 vote by women throughout the state (and a time when women did not have the right to vote in political elections), a description and images of this flowering shrub, and tips for growing various types of rhododendron in the garden. From GardenGuides, a company that sells plants and gardening supplies.

Creator:
Mathews, Naomi

Publisher:
GardenGuides

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.gardenguides.com/how-to/tipstechniques/flowers/coastrhododendron.asp


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