Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum
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Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron sanguineumEdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain February 2009
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2002
Collection number: 17003
Collection date: 05 October 2002
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: E side of the pass of the road from Gongshan to Kongdang. W side of Gaoligong Shan near the crest of the mountain range. W facing 30-60 degree slope.
Latitude: 27° 46' 19'' N, Longitude: 98° 27' 2'' E
Habitat: With Rhododendron and bamboo. Growing among boulders.
Description: Shrub to 1.5 m tall. Capsules rusty brown.
Barcode: E00319225
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)