Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.
Verifications:
Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.MadisonElizabeth Georgian 16 April 2013
Rhododendron citriniflorum Balf.f. & Forrest var. horaeum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.EdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain 11 October 2000
Rhododendron citriniflorum Balf.f. & Forrest var. horaeum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.EdinburghChamberlain, David F. 11 October 2000
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Expedition (2000)
Collection number: 11888
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: Coniferous forest with bamboo and scattered broad-leaved deciduous trees. Growing on steep slope under bamboo in partial shade.
Description: Evergreen shrub ca. 0.5 m tall. Leaves brown beneath. Corolla tipped with red changing to salmon and then brown, rest of corolla brownish red. Anthers deep purple.
Barcode: E00132100
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
Associated material:
DNA sample