⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50064992, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Rhododendron charitopes subsp. tsangpoense (Kingdon-Ward) Cullen.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50064992) with original publication details: Rhododendron Year Book 3: 90 90 1948.