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Rhododendron mekongense Franchet
Determined by: Rhui-Cheng Gang, December 2006
Yunnan: Fugong Xian: Lishadi Xiang. Yaduo Cun, NE of Yaping Pass near the Myanmar border, E side of Gaoligong Shan. Meadow. Wet meadow with dominants of Potentilla and Anemone along with adjacent Rhododendron/bamboo thickets. 27°12'54"N, 98°42'4"E; 3640 m.
Growing on wet slope by stream. SE-facing. humus. Base rock: granite. Slope 10-30°. Shrub 0.8-1 m tall. Flowers reddish green Stigma red. Common.
Gaoligong Shan Biodiversity Survey
28044 24 August 2005

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