Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineum var. cloiophorum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
holotype of Rhododendron cloiophorum Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 14269
Collection date: July 1917
Country of origin: China:Yunnan, W NW
Collecting locality: Mekong/Salween divide.
Habitat: On open rocky slopes.
Description: Shrub of 4 feet; flowers rose darkest round margins, yellowish towards base.
Barcode: E00001095
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
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