Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron fastigiatum Franch.
Collector/Expedition: Edinburgh & Kunming Expedition
Collection number: 48
Collection date: 19 May 2012
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Yulong County
Collecting locality: Trail NE from Jade Dragon Field Station to South Peak
Latitude: 27° 0' 55'' N, Longitude: 100° 10' 16'' E
Habitat: Mixed woodlandhigh pasture
Description: Small shrub to 25cm tall, mound forming. Calyx browngreen, corolla light purple, style pink, filaments purple.(Flowers opening dark purple and fading to light purple). Leaves densely scaly. Abundant in this location.
Miscellaneous notes: (WP017)
Barcode: E00902635
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)