Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron brachyanthum Franch. ssp. hypolepidotum (Franch.) Cullen
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Rhododendron brachyanthum Franch. ssp. hypolepidotum (Franch.) CullenEdinburghChamberlain, D.F. 11 October 2000
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition (2000)
Collection number: 12938
Collection date: 18 July 2000
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: W side of Gaoligong Shan, W of Gongshan, below the pass on the trail from Qiqi to Bapo in the Dulong Jiang valley.
Latitude: 27° 42' 14'' N, Longitude: 98° 26' 46'' E
Habitat: Degraded coniferous forest and open sub-alpine areas of wet bogs and wet rocky slopes. Growing on slope along trail.
Description: Shrub ca. 1 m tall. Flowers pale yellow lemon.
Barcode: E00132472
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)