Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron aff. sanguineum Franch.
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Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron aff. sanguineum Franch.EdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain 11 October 2000
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Expedition (2000)
Collection number: 11898
Collection date: 02 July 2000
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: E side of Gaoligong Shan, along the Danzhu He on the road from Nu Jiang at Danzhu to the Myanmar border.
Latitude: 27° 37' 34'' N, Longitude: 98° 35' 15'' E
Habitat: Wet meadow surrounded by Betula and Larix, between the river and the road.
Description: Evergreen shrub ca. 1 m tall. Young leaves whitened beneath. Corolla reddish orange.
Barcode: E00132101
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)