⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-12303858, 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 12303858) with original publication details: Sp. Rhodod. 798 798 1930.