You are here: Home Specimens Browse
Rhododendron rufum Batalin
Determined by: D. F. Chamberlain, Jun 2008
Sichuan: Maerkang (Barkam) Xian. N of the city of Maerkang on road to Dazang Xiang (and Dazang Si) on N side of Xinggu Yakou (Xinggu Pass); Dazang. Abies forest with Rhododendron (3-5 m tall) and open slopes with Spiraea and Lonicera where forest was cut. 32°5'0"N, 102°17'22"E; 3975 m.
In and at edge of forest. Shrubs 3-5 m tall; leaves abaxially white or orange, adaxially shining dark green; fruit immature, green.
David E. Boufford, Kazumi FUJIKAWA, Susan L. Kelley, Richard H. Ree, Bo XU, Dacai ZHANG, Jian-Wen ZHANG, Ti-Cao ZHANG & Wei-Dong ZHU
39851 16 August 2007

Powered by Plone, the Open Source Content Management System