Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron alutaceum Balf.f. & W.W.Sm. var. iodes (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
isotype of Rhododendron iodes Balf.f. & Forrest
Collector/Expedition: Forrest, George
Collection number: 16745
Collection date: July 1918
Country of origin: China:Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region
Collecting locality: Tsarong on the Dokar La, Mekong/Salween divide.
Habitat: In open cane and rhododendron thickets.
Description: Shrub of 6-8 feet; flowers white with crimson markings.
Barcode: E00001499
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)
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