Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.
Verifications:
Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron citriniflorum Balf.f. & ForrestEdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain 11 October 2000
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.MadisonElizabeth Georgian 16 April 2013
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition (2000)
Collection number: 12698
Collection date: 16 July 2000
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: E side of Gaoligong Shan, W of Gongshan and W of Qiqi between Dongshao Fang and the pass to the Dulong Jiang valley.
Latitude: 27° 41' 46'' N, Longitude: 98° 27' 19'' E
Habitat: Open alpine scrub and boggy meadows at or above treeline. Growing among dry scrub.
Description: Evergreen shrub ca. 1.5 m tall. Corolla yellow-orange edged with red. Anthers brown.
Barcode: E00132095
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)
Associated material:
DNA sample