Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch. ssp. sanguineum var. didymoides Tagg & Forrest
isotype of Rhododendron roseotinctum Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 14211
Collection date: July 1917
Country of origin: China:Yunnan, NW
Collecting locality: Mekong/Salween divide.
Habitat: Open pasture and amongst boulders.
Description: Shrub of 2-3 feet; flowers creamy white beautifully margined deep rose-crimson.
Barcode: E00001437
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
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