Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Liu, Bao-Dong
Collection number: 10045
Collection date: 19 June 1963
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province
Collecting locality: Chungtien Xian [Shangri-la City]
Latitude: 27° 49' 52'' N, Longitude: 99° 41' 59'' E
Habitat: moorland among scrub
Description: shrub of 20-30 cm, flowers blue
Barcode: E00740406
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)