Rhododendron stenaulum Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.

 
  • Family : ERICACEAE
    (Heather Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : RHODODENDRON FAMILY (बुराँश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Ericaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Azalea moulmainensis (Hook.) Kuntze; Rhododendron leucobotrys Ridl.; Rhododendron nematocalyx Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.; Rhododendron oxyphyllum Franch.; Rhododendron pectinatum Hutch.; Rhododendron siamense Diels; Rhododendron stenaulum Balf.f. & W.W.Sm.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Rhododendron moulmainense Hook.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Trees, up to 9 m tall; young shoots deep claret red; Leaves oblong or oblong-Ianceolate, margin densely covered with white bristles, smooth, shining; Flowers white or reddish, scented, in axillary racemose umbel.
  • Flower, Fruit : April- September
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Subansiri
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : Cambodia, China, Bhutan, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Cambodia, China, Bhutan, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 94
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Rhododendron stenaulum. Downloaded on 27 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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