Xizang (Tibet): Jiangda (Gyamda) Xian.
Along W side of Jinsha Jiang and S of route 317 (highway between Dêgê, Sichuan, and Jiangda, Xizang.
Slope with scattered Juniperus (remnant Juniperus forest) and river bank dominated by Berberis, Rosa and Lonicera
Under trees of Juniperus.Multiple stems from common base; fruit pale green, turning brown and splitting open; seeds black.
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