Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineum var. didymoides Tagg & Forrest
holotype of Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. var. didymoides Tagg & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 19982
Collection date: July 1921
Country of origin: China:Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region
Collecting locality: Salween/Kiu-chiang divide.
Latitude: 28° 24' N, Longitude: 98° 24' E
Habitat: In rhododendrons and cane thickets.
Description: Shrub of 2-3 feet; flowers rose.
Barcode: E00001104
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)
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