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Rhododendron prostratum W. W. Smith
Yunnan: Zhongdian (Xianggelila) Xian. Sichuan-Yunnan border area. NE side of Daxue Shan on ridge across valley running perpendicular to Daxue Shan. Alpine meadows and vegetated slopes and scree. 28°35'9"N, 99°50'14"E; 4250-4600 m.
Leeward side of ridge crest. Shrub ca. 30 cm tall; upper surface of leaves shining; persistent calyx lobes reddish.
D. E. Boufford, B. Bartholomew, W. Y. Chen, M. J. Donoghue, R. H. Ree, H. Sun & S. K. Wu
29127 24 July 1998

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