Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Sino-British Lijiang Expedition
Collection number: 457
Collection date: 06 June 1987
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province:Lijiang County
Collecting locality: Judian District, below Dacaoba.
Latitude: 23° 38' 45'' N, Longitude: 101° 9' 40'' E
Habitat: marsh
Description: shrub to 1 m; flowers pale purple.
Barcode: E00740404
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)