Rhododendron vaccinioides Hook.f.

 
  • Family : ERICACEAE
    (Heather Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : RHODODENDRON FAMILY (बुराँश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Ericaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Azalea vaccinioides (Hook.f.) Kuntze; Rhododendron sinovaccinioides Balf.f. & Forrest
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Rhododendron vaccinioides Hook.f.
  • Habit : Epiphytic shrub
  • Key identification features : Epiphytic shrubs; branches rough with stalked scales; Leaves small, fleshy, obovate with pale glandular dots on under surfaces; Flowers small, lilac, pink or white with reddish tinge; Capsules linear, curved.
  • Flower, Fruit : April- September
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Subansiri, Tirap
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 97
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Rhododendron vaccinioides. Downloaded on 27 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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