Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.
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Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.EdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain February 2009
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Summer 2006
Collection number: 33852
Collection date: 21 August 2006
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: Vicinity of Cikeluo Qiao near Km 41 on the road from Gongshan to Kongdang and ca. 16.8 direct km WNW of Gongshan on the E side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 27° 47' 53'' N, Longitude: 98° 30' 12'' E
Habitat: Conifer forest disturbed by clearing, dominated by Picea, Tsuga and Abies. Growing on wetland beach.
Description: Herb, 1.5 m tall. Fruit brown.
Miscellaneous notes: clearing
Barcode: E00320486
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)