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Rhododendron zaleucum I. B. Balfour & W. W. Smith
Determined by: Rhui-Cheng Fang, December 2006
Yunnan: Tengchong Xian: Mingguang Xiang. Zizhi Cun. Ca. 9.5 direct km NE of Zizhi along road to Baduolin Yakou (the pass into Myanmar at border marker 8), Jiangao Shan. W of Gaoligong Shan. Subtropical evergreen broadleaved forest. Forest dominated by Lithocarpus and Tsuga. 25°47'53"N, 98°37'26"E; 2750-2850 m.
Growing in forest. W-facing. Loam. Base rock: limestone. Slope 30-60°. Shrub ca. 2 m tall. Flowers pinkish purple. Rare.
Gaoligong Shan Biodiversity Survey
29204 19 May 2006

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