Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.
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Rhododendron sanguineum Franch.EdinburghD.F. Chamberlain
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2002
Collection number: 16884
Collection date: 02 October 2002
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: N side of the pass above the tunnel on the road between Gongshan and Kongdang. W side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 27° 46' 20'' N, Longitude: 98° 26' 48'' E
Habitat: With bamboo and Rhododendron and adjacent meadow areas. Growing at margin of bamboo thicket.
Description: Shrub to 1.5 m tall. Fruit greenish brown.
Barcode: E00614426
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)