Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron dichroanthum Diels ssp. apodectum (Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.) Cowan
isotype of Rhododendron liratum Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 18153
Collection date: June 1919
Country of origin: China:Yunnan, W
Collecting locality: Shweli Salween divide, Jangtzow Shan.
Habitat: On cliffs and boulders on slopes near the summit.
Description: Contorted shrub of 1.5-2 feet; flowers rose-carmine.
Barcode: E00001420
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
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