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Rhododendron edgeworthii J. D. Hooker
Determined by: Rhui-Cheng Fang, December 2006
Yunnan: Fugong Xian: Lishadi Xiang. Between Shibali logging station and Yaping pass, ca. 4.5 km W of Shibali, on the road from the Nujiang to Yaping pass, E side of Gaoligong Shan. Mixed evergreen and deciduous broadleaved forest. Lithocarpus, Prunus, Larix, Abies, Picea forest. 27°10'34"N, 98°44'30"E; 2884 m.
Growing above road in open forest. S-facing. live bark. Base rock: granite. Slope 10-30°. Epiphytic shrub, 2 m tall. Flower white flushed with pink base inside yellow. Bud pink. Only one plant seen.
Gaoligong Shan Biodiversity Survey
20206 2 May 2004

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