subgenus Hymenanthes
section Ponticum
subsection Fortunea

Shrubs or trees, to 18m. Leaves oblanceolate, to orbiculare, lower surface usually glabrous when mature, though sometimes with a floccose indumentum on midrib, rarely with a thin covering of stellate hairs on lamina. Inflorescence lax or dense, 5-30-flowered, rachis sometimes well-developed, to 70mm long. Calyx minute or well-developed. Corolla 5-7(-8)-lobed, white to pink, funnel- to open-campanulate, nectar pouches usually absent. Stamens 10-16. Ovary stalked-glandular or glabrous ; style glabrous or glandular to tip.

Rhododendron asterochnoum var. asterochnoum
Rhododendron asterochnoum var. brevipedicellatum
Rhododendron calophytum var. calophytum
Rhododendron calophytum var. jinfuense
Rhododendron calophytum var. openshawianum
Rhododendron calophytum var. pauciflorum
Rhododendron davidii
Rhododendron decorum ssp. cordatum
Rhododendron decorum ssp. decorum
Rhododendron decorum ssp. diaprepes
Rhododendron decorum ssp. parvistigmatis
Rhododendron faithae
Rhododendron fortunei ssp. discolor
Rhododendron fortunei ssp. fortunei
Rhododendron geraldii
Rhododendron glanduliferum
Rhododendron gonggashanense
Rhododendron griffithianum
Rhododendron hemsleyanum var. chengianum
Rhododendron hemsleyanum var. hemsleyanum
Rhododendron huianum
Rhododendron jingangshanicum
Rhododendron magniflorum
Rhododendron maoerense
Rhododendron miyiense
Rhododendron nymphaeoides
Rhododendron orbiculare ssp. cardiobasis
Rhododendron orbiculare ssp. oblongum
Rhododendron orbiculare ssp. orbiculare
Rhododendron oreodoxa var. adenostylum
Rhododendron oreodoxa var. fargesii
Rhododendron oreodoxa var. oreodoxa
Rhododendron oreodoxa var. shensiense
Rhododendron platypodum
Rhododendron praeteritum var. hirsutum
Rhododendron praeteritum var. praeteritum
Rhododendron praevernum
Rhododendron serotinum
Rhododendron sutchuenense
Rhododendron vernicosum
Rhododendron verruciferum
Rhododendron wolongense
Rhododendron xiaoxidongense