Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineum var. sanguineum
Verifications:
Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineumEdinburghD.F.Chamberlain 1977
holotype of Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineoides Cowan
Collector/Expedition: Rock, Joseph Francis Charles
Collection number: 22203
Collection date: May 1932
Country of origin: China:Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region
Collecting locality: N slopes of Mt. Kenyichumpo, N of Sikitung.
Habitat: Alpine regions.
Description: Shrub of 2 feet; flowers red.
Barcode: E00001089
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)
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