Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Rock, Joseph Francis Charles
Collection number: 25402
Collection date: October 1932
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province
Collecting locality: Yun-lu shan, southwest of the Likiang snow range, Yangtze- Mekong watershed
Latitude: 26° 53' 8'' N, Longitude: 100° 14' 20'' E
Habitat: Alpine meadow
Description: Shrub 3 ft. Flowers blue.
Barcode: E00740387
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)