Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hippophaeoides Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Rock, Joseph Francis Charles
Collection number: 17203
Collection date: May 1928
Country of origin: China:Yunnan Province
Collecting locality: between Likiang [Lijiang] and Young-Ning
Latitude: 27° 25' 35'' N, Longitude: 100° 27' 10'' E
Habitat: meadow
Description: Shrub, 30-60 cm. Fls, lavender blue
Barcode: E00740410
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)