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Title Closeup of Rhododendron, R. maximum
Title Note Showing buds and rolled up, drooping leaves
Date February 1956
Description This image shows a closeup view of the buds and leaves of a Rhododendron plant. There are pine trees visible in the background of the image. The image was taken in Section 1P of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Leslie P. Arnberger in February 1956.
Location Location Name: Section 1P
Parkway Milepost: 139.0
Latitude: 37.094492
Longitude: -80.112517
Creator Individual Leslie P. Arnberger
Tags Flora
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway