Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron collettianum Aitch. & Hemsl.
Collector/Expedition: Hedge, Ian C. & Wendelbo, Per W.
Collection number: W 8975
Collection date: 20 June 1969
Country of origin: Afghanistan:Paktiva
Collecting locality: Safed Kuh, Mt. Sikaram.
Habitat: Limestone stony slopes.
Description: Locally dominant on N slopes with Juniperus communis var. nana; flowers pink in bud, becoming white; up to 1 m.
Barcode: E00253290
Herbarium region: 2A (West Asia and Egypt)
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