Jump to: Economic ImportanceDistributional RangeReferencesOther Web References

Taxon: Rhododendron forrestii Balf. f. ex Diels

 
Genus: Rhododendron
Subgenus: Hymenanthes
Section: Ponticum
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 5118
Place of publication: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 5:211. 1912
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Krussmann; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang Zizhiqu (s.e.), Yunnan Sheng (n.w.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (n.e.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chamberlain, D. F. 1982. A revision of Rhododendron II. Subgenus Hymenanthes. Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 39:407-408.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  4. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  5. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora. Note: only one subsp. in cult.

Check other web resources for Rhododendron forrestii Balf. f. ex Diels :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?5118. Accessed 19 August 2019.