Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron aff. faucium D.F.Chamb.
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Rhododendron aff. faucium D.F.Chamb.EdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain 10 April 1996
Collector/Expedition: Kingdon-Ward Frank
Collection number: 5732
Collection date: 05 June 1924
Country of origin: China:Xizang (Tibet) Aut. Reg., S
Collecting locality: Temo La
Habitat: Found on steep rocky slopes in the lower forest
Description: Not specifiied
Garden collector: Hyam, Roger David
Garden ollection date: 11 April 1996
Miscellaneous notes: Shrub or small gnarled tree 15-25 ft. Flowers rose-carmine, deep carmine spots, and five dark crimson honey glands at base; passing over. Bark flaking, trunk smooth, tawny
RBGE accession number: 19730290 A
Material source: Windsor (Savill Garden)
Barcode: E00269182
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)