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: 16730
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 0-10 degree slope.
Latitude: 27° 47' 54'' N, Longitude: 98° 30' 11'' E
Habitat: With scattered Abies and Larix. Growing on steep streamside bank.
Description: Shrub to 6 m tall. Bark rusty orange, exfoliating. Fruit rusty brown tomentose.
Barcode: E00614289
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)