Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron brachyanthum Franch. ssp. hypolepidotum (Franch.) Cullen
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Rhododendron brachyanthum Franch. ssp. hypolepidotum (Franch.) CullenRhui-Cheng Fang November 2005
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2002
Collection number: 16704
Collection date: 29 September 2002
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: Labadi, along a branch of the Pula He on the road from Gongshan to Kongdang. E side of Gaoligong Shan. E facing 10-30 degree slope.
Latitude: 27° 48' 47'' N, Longitude: 98° 30' 19'' E
Habitat: With scattered Abies and Larix. Growing in sand and gravel at edge of river.
Description: Shrub ca. 0.75 m tall. Flowers pale yellow. Young fruit red.
Barcode: E00320893
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)