Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron arizelum Balf.f. & Forrest
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Rhododendron arizelum Balf.f. & ForrestEdinburghD.F. Chamberlain
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2002
Collection number: 15949
Collection date: 15 October 2002
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Lushui
Collecting locality: Pianma Yakou, pass between Lushui and Pianma. Crest of Gaoligong Shan on a 10-30 degree slope.
Latitude: 25° 58' 27'' N, Longitude: 98° 41' 6'' E
Habitat: With bambo and Gaultheria. Growing among bamboo thicket and Gaultheria scrubs.
Description: Shrub ca. 1.5 m tall. Young fruit with brown indumentum.
Miscellaneous notes: fire
Barcode: E00614285
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)