Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron haematodes Franch. ssp. chaetomallum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
holotype of Rhododendron chaetomallum Balf.f. & Forrest var. glaucescens Tagg & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 25607
Collection date: July 1924
Country of origin: Myanmar
Collecting locality: Western flank of the Salween/Kiu-chiang divide.
Latitude: 27° 18' N, Longitude: 98° 40' E
Habitat: On rocky slopes in side valleys.
Description: Shrub of 5 feet; flowers deep rich crimson.
Barcode: E00001070
Herbarium region: 5C (Myanmar (Burma))
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