Taxon: Rhododendron brachycarpum D. Don ex G. Don

Genus: Rhododendron
  Subgenus: Hymenanthes
    Section: Ponticum
Family: Ericaceae
  Subfamily: Ericoideae
      Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 318087
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 3:843. 1834
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 17-Feb-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Nov-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 19 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, - Honshu, - Shikoku; Korea


  • Chamberlain, D. F. 1982. A revision of Rhododendron II. Subgenus Hymenanthes Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 29:307.
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Rhododendron brachycarpum D. Don ex G. Don :


  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image