⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-12303853, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Rhododendron rigidum Franch..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 12303853) with original publication details: Gartenflora 57: 561, pl. 1577 561 1908.