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Rhododendron horlickianum Davidian
Determined by: David F. Chamberlain, February 2009
Yunnan: Tengchong Xian: Jietou Xiang. Shaba Cun, Yangjia Shan Jiao. Along trail above Tiantai Daoist temple, on the W side of Gaoligong Shan. Subtropical evergreen broadleaved forest. Fairly undisturbed regenerating secondary forest with occasional Taiwania planted along trail. 25°23'54"N, 98°43'51"E; 2480 m.
Growing on cliff above trail in forest. SW-facing. bedrock. Base rock: limestone. Slope 60+°. Shrub. Flowers white flushed pink on back. Common.
Gaoligong Shan Biodiversity Survey
28158 15 May 2006

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