Azalea

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Outstanding midseason bloomer with single flowers of watermelon red backed by excellent evergreen foliage. One of the most reliable azaleas for the Southern U.S.

Key feature:
Spring Flowering
Plant type:
Rhododendron
Garden style:
Foliage type:
Evergreen
Light needs:
Partial Shade to Full Sun
Water needs:
High
Growth rate:
Moderate
Growth habit:
Round
Flower color:
Magenta
Foliage color:
Green
Blooms:
Spring
Landscape uses:
Border, Container, Privacy Screen
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Pruning time: spring after flowering.
Landscape Size
Moderate grower 6 to 8 ft. tall and wide.