Flame Azalea III by Gary L   Suddath


Small (23.2" x 15.5")

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Flame Azalea, (rhododendron calendulaceum) is one of the nine rhododendron genus shrubs growing in the Great Smoky Mountains. This is located along the Blue Ridge Parkway in N.C. before reaching the Balsam Mountain Road and was taken the 1st week of June….. William Bartram, an early botanist, discovered flame azaleas in 1791, he described the plant as “certainly the most gay and brilliant flowering shrub yet known.”


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  • nmbrplus
    nmbrplusalmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful capture Gary…..I love those awesome beauties! JD

  • Ashley  Hernandez
    Ashley Hernandezalmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful picture, Gary.

  • Dennis Rubin IPA
    Dennis Rubin IPAalmost 5 years ago

    great work, Gary!

  • Rainy
    Rainyalmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful capture!

  • KcranmerArt
    KcranmerArtalmost 5 years ago

    Gary this is so breathtakingly beautiful, love the clarity of hte wild flowers and the background of the mountains!!

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderalmost 5 years ago

    Lovely setting for this gorgeous flower

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonalmost 5 years ago

    Fabulous image, well done,

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersalmost 5 years ago

    A beautiful capture, Gary.The Smokies are so beautiful.

  • Lori Deiter
    Lori Deiteralmost 5 years ago

    Pretty image and color!

  • Sherri Hamilton
    Sherri Hamiltonalmost 5 years ago

    Just pure breathtaking beauty!

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