Aeschynanthus rhododendron

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  • Previous Name: Aeschynanthus longicalyx
  • Photographer: Ron Myhr
  • Grown by: Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

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This is a variable species, especially with respect to the length of the calyx lobes. In the more northerly part of the distribution (e.g. south Thailand) the lobes are short and inconspicuous as above; in the southern part of the distribution (Malaysia, Sumatra)  the lobes are longer.

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