My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“This project brought us into the real world. It taught me a lot more than just the concept of advertising.”
Kate Monagan, Business Administration

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Rhodora Rhododendron canadense
Heath Ericaceae family



Leaves: Somewhat hairy, "fuzzy" leaves. Oblong and greyish-green, 1/2" to 2 1/2" in length.

Flowers: Are purplish, rarely white, usually appearing before leaves.

Fruits: Fruit pods are swollen and green and approximately a half an inch long, turning brown in the fall. They stay on all winter.

Form/Habitat: Found in bogs and wet slopes.

NWI Status: FACW





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