Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineum var. didymoides Tagg & Forrest
holotype of Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. consanguineum Cowan
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 25507
Collection date: June 1924
Country of origin: China:Yunnan, NW
Collecting locality: Mekong/Yangtze divide, E of A-Wa.
Latitude: 27° 25' N, Longitude: 99° 18' E
Habitat: On rocky slopes and meadows.
Description: Shrub of 2 feet; flowers dark brownish crimson.
Barcode: E00001105
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
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