Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron elegantulum Tagg & Forrest
holotype of Rhododendron elegantulum Tagg & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Kingdon-Ward, Francis
Collection number: 5111
Collection date: 07 May 1922
Country of origin: China:Sichuan, SW
Collecting locality: Yung-ning
Habitat: Steep sheltered slope amongst Larch, Abies, etc.
Description: A small compact bush; flowers pale purplish-pink, with darker spots;k. large, leafy; leaves with deep orange rust coloured felt below.
Barcode: E00001194
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)