Sichuan: Xiangcheng Xian.
Between Xiangcheng and Sandui near the village of Riyin, S of Wuming Shan.
West facing slopes and seepages in mixed coniferous forest (Picea, Abies, Pinus)
In small stream on dry slope with Pinus, Picea and Abies.Plants with 1-3 stems from a single rhizome, scattered along stream with rhizomes deeply buried under rocks and tree roots.
D. E. Boufford, B. Bartholomew, W. Y. Chen, M. J. Donoghue, R. H. Ree, H. Sun & S. K. Wu