Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron praestans Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
holotype of Rhododendron praestans Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 13023
Collection date: August 1914
Country of origin: China:Yunnan
Collecting locality: Kari Pass, Mekong/Yangtse divide
Habitat: In Rhododendron forests.
Description: Shrub of 25-30 feet.
Barcode: E00001012
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)