Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hylaeum Balf.f. & Farrer
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Name Institution Det by and when
Rhododendron hylaeum Balf.f. & FarrerEdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain February 2009
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2004
Collection number: 22401
Collection date: 11 November 2004
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: E side of Gaoligong Shan along road from Gongshan to Kongdang.
Latitude: 27° 47' 26'' N, Longitude: 98° 32' 5'' E
Habitat: Mixed with Tsuga and Picea. Growing in forest.
Description: Shrub ca. 3 m tall. Flower buds brown.
Miscellaneous notes: undisturbed
Barcode: E00320469
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)