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Rhododendron polytrichum. R. ponticum Til P R. polylepis aff..

Rhododendron polytrichum

 R. polytrichum in RSBG. Foto: H. Eiberg
R. polytrichum JN#12380 i RSBG i okt. 2016. Foto: H. Eiberg

 R. polytrichum in RSBG. Foto: H. Eiberg
R. polytrichum JN#12380 i RSBG i okt. 2016. Foto: H. Eiberg

 R. polytrichum in RSBG. Foto: H. Eiberg
R. polytrichum JN#12380 i RSBG i okt. 2016. Foto: H. Eiberg

 R. polytrichum at Mogens Olsen. Foto: Mogens Olsen
R. polytrichum JN#12380 hos Mogens Olsen. Foto: Mogens Olsen


R. polytrichum (Maculifera) Nyintroduceret art af Jens Nielsen. H. Eiberg
Flora og China Flora of China
Shrubs, usually ca. 2 m tall; bark gray, smooth; older branches glabrous; branchlets stout; young shoots densely brown glandular-setose. Petiole 1530 mm, with scattered glandular setae; leaf blade leathery, narrowly elliptic to oblong-elliptic, 1215(20) 45(7) cm; base cuneate or subrounded; apex acute or acuminate; adaxial surface dark green; midrib grooved, prominent; lateral veins 1618-paired. Inflorescence 79-flowered; rachis 4050 mm, setose. Pedicel 2.54 cm, brown glandular-setose; calyx cupular, outer surface setose; corolla tubular-funnelform, rose, 3.54 cm, lobes 5, obovate, ca. 1.5 cm, emarginate; stamens 10, unequal, 2.53.5 cm, filaments glabrous; ovary ovoid, densely glandular and tomentose; style setose at base, stigma capitate. Capsule ovoid ca. 15 8 mm, persistently hairy. Fl. Apr, fr. Jul. Forests; ca. 1100 m. NE Guangxi, SW Hunan. Forests; ca. 1100 m. NE Guangxi, SW Hunan.