Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron arizelum Balf.f. & Forrest
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Rhododendron arizelum Balf.f. & ForrestEdinburghDavid F. Chamberlain February 2009
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Summer 2006
Collection number: 31706
Collection date: 31 August 2006
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: On the N side of Nianwaluo He on the trail from Fucai to Chukuai lake, ca. 4.5 direct km S of Gawagapu mountain and ca. 15.5 direct km WSW of Bingzhongluo, E side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 27° 58' 7'' N, Longitude: 98° 28' 52'' E
Habitat: Thicket without disturbance, dominanted by Rhododendron and Bamboo. Growing in shade of bamboo.
Description: Evergreen tree 4-5 m tall. Young fruit green with brown hairs.
Miscellaneous notes: undisturbed
Barcode: E00320487
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)