Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron haematodes Franch. ssp. chaetomallum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
syntype of Rhododendron chaetomallum Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 16691
Collection date: July 1918
Country of origin: China:Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region
Collecting locality: Dokar La, Mekong/Salween divide.
Habitat: Open bouldery slope.
Description: Shrub of 3-4 feet; flowers deep crimson.
Barcode: E00001418
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)
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