⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50060505, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Rhododendron neriiflorum var. appropinquans (Tagg & Forrest) W.K. Hu.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50060505) with original publication details: Sp. Rhodod. 533 533 1930.