Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Chungtien, Lijiang & Dali Expedition (1990)
Collection number: 511
Collection date: 29 September 1990
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province
Collecting locality: Ge Zao district, 15 km north of Zhongdian (Chungtien) [Shangri-La City]
Latitude: 27° 58' 6'' N, Longitude: 99° 42' 6'' E
Habitat: dry pine woodland on limestone
Description: evergreen shrub to 75 cm.
Barcode: E00740397
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)