Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron wallichii Hook.f.
Collector/Expedition: McBeath, R.J.D.
Collection number: 1235
Country of origin: Nepal
Collecting locality: Barun Khola, near Makalu, East Nepal
Description: Not specifiied
Garden collector: Poudel, Ram C.
Garden collection number: 8
Garden collection date: 24 April 2008
Garden description: Small tree to 2.5m, branched vigorously at the base, flower light white, pinkish at lobes, stamens white, style yellowish, pinkish dots inside in the inner side of top corolla lobes, nectar present.
Miscellaneous notes: Along with 123 a common pineer. Shrub, 6-10ft high, bark with grey scales, leaves 3-4.5ins long, underside grey-green with little flecks of indumentum, bud large with reflexed scales
RBGE accession number: 19813602 D
Material source: RBG Edinburgh
Barcode: E00294809
Herbarium region: 5 (South Asia)
Associated material:
DNA sample