Desoto State Park

Native Azaleas & Rhododendrons

Event Dates:
May 1, 2021, 7:15 pm
May 1, 2021, 8:15 pm
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Events In & Around DeSoto State Park:

Native Azaleas & Rhododendrons

Part of Wildflower Saturday-Presenter: Patrick Thompson

Join Patrick Thompson from the Donald D. Davis Arboretum in Auburn for a presentation about the native Rhododendrons & wild Azaleas that can be found throughout Alabama. Showy blooms are seen throughout the spring and into the summer presenting a spectacular flower show like none other. Discover the differences between the Azaleas & rhododendrons and about the many species that can be found regionally. Presented by Patrick Thompson, Arboretum Specialist.

Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021

Time: 7:15 p.m.

Where: DeSoto State Park-Fort Payne, Alabama-Lodge Deck with outdoor seating. In case of rain program will be held at the CCC Pavilion in the picnic area.

Fee: Free & open to everyone; masks are respectfully requested when in proximity of others not in your household. For any details about the program, email