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The Quarterly Bulletin
of the
American Rhododendron Society

Summer 1981
Vol. 35 No. 3


PUBLISHED QUARTERLY BY THE
AMERICAN RHODODENDRON SOCIETY

Published quarterly by the AMERICAN RHODODENDRON SOCIETY, 14636 S.W. Bull Mt. Rd., Tigard, OR 97223. Membership subscription to the American Rhododendron Society $12.00 a year. The Quarterly Bulletin of the American Rhododendron Society is included as a benefit of membership. Copyright 1981 by the American Rhododendron Society. Permission to reprint any portion of this volume volume must be granted in writing by the Society.


Issue Contents
The Gable Azaleas
by George W. Ring
Rhododendron 'Seta'
by Arthur Headlam
Fall Bloom of Rhododendrons
by Dr. Sandra McDonald
Good News - Bad News
by Dennis MacMullan
What Makes Rhododendrons and Azaleas So Special
by Austin Kennell
Exploring the Unknown with R. chrysanthum
by B. C. Potter
New Society Award
by George W. Ring
President's Report
by Fred Galle
Contest for New Pioneer
Achievement Award
Rhody Fever - A Medical Report
by A.D. McNees
Orlando S. Pride Receives Scientific Citation Western Regional Meeting
by Marion May
The Breeding of Rhododendrons in Germany - A Book Review
by Dr. Horst H. Witt
Small Breeding Cages for Field or Garden
by William H. Gensel
ARS Medal Awards Birmingham Chapter Species Garden
Seattle Chapter Awards Three Bronze Medals ARS Plant Registry
by Ed Parker
Tacoma Chapter Awards Four Bronze Medals 10 Year Index
by Marge Baird
Valley Forge Chapter Awards Bronze Medal Siuslaw Chapter Presents Gavel
by Marion May
Southeastern Chapter Awards Bronze Medal Ground Rubber as Soil Conditioner
by Fred Davis
Potomac Valley Chapter Awards Bronze Medal Book Review: Rhododendrons 1980-81
by Ed Egan
Tualatin Valley Chapter Awards
Bronze Medal
Mervin Vator
by Carl Phetteplace, M.D.
Sandwich Bag Seedlings Services to Members
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President Eastern Vice President Western Vice President
GEORGE RING WILLIAM TIETJEN MRS. JANET BINFORD
Past President Secretary-Treasurer Executive Secretary
FRED GALLE TED VAN VEEN FRAN EGAN
Editor
ED EGAN
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
1982
DR. AUGUST KEHR - BRITT SMITH - DR. HERBERT SPADY - DR. MAX RESNICK
1983
DR. H. FURMAN CANTRELL - ALFRED MARTIN - DR. SANDRA McDONALD
DR. ROBERT TICKNOR
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Technical Reviewers
FRED GALLE, DR. AUGUST KEHR, DR. SANDRA MCDONALD,
DR. GUSTAV MEHLQUIST, REGISTRAR ED PARKER,
PRES. GEORGE RING, DR. ROBERT TICKNOR, DR. L. KEITH WADE
PRESIDENTS OF CHAPTERS
AZALEA INDIANA OLYMPIC PENINSULA SOUTHEASTERN
Dr. Joseph H. Coleman H. Roland Schroeder, Jr. Mrs John Buhler, Jr. Dr. H. Furman Cantrell
BIRMINGHAM JUAN de FUCA PHILADELPHIA SOUTHWESTERN OR
Luke Austin Frank Chamberlin Will S. Smith, Jr. Evan Bone
CALIFORNIA KOMO KULSHAN PIEDMONT SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY
Fred Cummings Harry Ellingsen Dr. T. Lawrence Mellicham Dr. Lewis H. Brown
GULF COAST LEWIS COUNTY PINE BARRENS TACOMA
Eugene Aromi Melvin Lueken Edward W. Collins William A. Hicks
CONNECTICUT MASSACHUSETTS PORTLAND TAPPAN ZEE
Howard W. Pfeifer Willard P. Hunnewell Dr. Lansing Bulgin John Boeggeman
CORVALLIS MIDDLE ATLANTIC POTOMAC VALLEY TUALATIN VALLEY
Barry S. Kast Harry Wise Norton Boothe Larry Landauer
DE ANZA MIDWEST PRINCETON VALLEY FORGE
Robert E. George William Rapshys Robert A. Murray Dr. Fred S. Winter
DENMARK MONTEREY BAY SAN MATEO VANCOUVER, B. C.
Vagn Jorgensen Martin Flores Dr. William E. Lofthouse Harold A. Johnson
EUGENE NEW JERSEY SEATTLE VICTORIA
Dr. David Williams David Wuebbens Ralph H. Nichols Norman A. Todd
GRAYS HARBOR NEW YORK SHELTON WILLIAM BARTRAM
Jack Shrauger Miss Rosemary Kern Eleanor Sather Dr. Curtis Sidden
GREAT LAKES NORTH KITSAP SIUSLAW WILLAMETTE
Felix A. Robinson, Jr. T. A. Peterschmidt Galen Baxter Darlene Lewis
OLYMPIA SO. CALIFORNIA
John Eichelser William Moynier
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