Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron alutaceum Balf.f. & W.W.Sm. var. russotinctum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
Verifications:
Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron alutaceum Balf.f. & W.W.Sm. var. russotinctum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.EdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain 1979
Rhododendron alutaceum Balf.f. & W.W.Sm. var. alutaceumUnknown 1974
holotype of Rhododendron tritifolium Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 14140
Collection date: July 1917
Country of origin: China:Yunnan, W NW
Collecting locality: Mekong-Salween divide
Habitat: In open pine forests
Description: Shrub of 6-9 feet; flowers flushed rose with a blotch of crimson at base.
Barcode: E00001220
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
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