Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron brachycarpum D.Don ex G.Don
Collector/Expedition: RBGE, Quarryhill B.G., Polly Hill B.G., & Howick Arb. - Japan (2005)
Collection number: 2
Collection date: 13 September 2005
Country of origin: Japan:Aomori
Collecting locality: In Hokkada Experimental forest at the side of path beside Hokkada field station, Mt. Hokkada.
Latitude: 40° 38' 53'' N, Longitude: 140° 51' 10'' E
Habitat: Growing in full sun on dry stony terrain
Description: a shrub to 1.5m and a spread of 1m. With narrow ovate leaves 8cm x 5cm dark green and shiny above, pale green below.
Barcode: E00348951
Herbarium region: 4A (Japan)