⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50060768, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Rhododendron simsii var. simsii .
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50060768) with original publication details: Bull. Bot. Res., Harbin 4(1): 3-4, photo 3 3 1984.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:905101-1.