Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Sino-British Lijiang Expedition
Collection number: 171
Collection date: 27 May 1987
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province:Lijiang County
Collecting locality: Mingyin, 4th Forestry station, Hua Cao Ping
Latitude: 27° 16' N, Longitude: 100° 23' E
Habitat: Marsh
Description: Shrub to 2m; flowers mauve.
Barcode: E00740391
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)