Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron protistum Balf.f. & Forrest var. giganteum (Forrest ex Tagg) D.F.Chamb.
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Expedition 1997
Collection number: 9339
Collection date: 19 September 1998
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Nujiang Lisu Aut. Pref.
Latitude: 27° 48' 5'' N, Longitude: 98° 34' 7'' E
Habitat: disturbed primary evergreen _Taiwania_ forest
Description: Small tree to 2-3m in understory of dense forest
Barcode: E00100400
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)