Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Rock, Joseph Francis Charles
Collection number: 17283
Collection date: September 1928
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province
Collecting locality: Mount La-Ch'ou-Ch'ou-K'ha, southeast of Chung-Tien [Shangri-la City]
Latitude: 27° 50' N, Longitude: 99° 36' E
Habitat: on slopes
Description: shrub, 1m.
Barcode: E00740405
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)