Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineum var. cloiophorum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. cloiophorum (Balf.f. & Forrest) CowanEdinburghD.F.Chamberlain 1978
holotype of Rhododendron asmenistum Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 19169
Collection date: July 1919
Country of origin: China:Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region
Collecting locality: Salween/Kiu-chiang divide.
Latitude: 28° 40' N, Longitude: 98° 15' E
Habitat: Open rocky slopes and on the margins of rhododendron thickets.
Description: Shrub of 3-4 feet; flowers white, margined rose.
Barcode: E00001093
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)
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