Xizang (Tibet): Changdu (Chamdo) Xian.
Old road from Changdu (Chamdo) to Toba and Jiangda (Gyamda) on Damala Shan.
Meadow and dwarf (< 50 cm tall) Rhododendron nivale subsp. boreale thickets with Potentilla fruticosa and P. glabra
Meadow and between rocks and shrubs.Corolla blue, paler in throat.
D. E. Boufford, B. Bartholomew, D. A. Eaton, X. H. Li, R. H. Ree, B. Xu, J. P. Yue, J. W. Zhang & X. X. Zhu