Compact Korean Azalea

Azalea yedoense var. poukhanense 'Compacta'

SKU
40100
A hardy semi-evergreen shrub valued for its abundance of charming lavender-pink flowers in early spring. The handsome, deep green foliage is held on dense branches. A great choice for use as a hedge, in borders or in a massed planting. Loves the dappled sunlight of a woodland garden. Semi-evergreen.
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Botanical Pronunciationuh-ZAY-lee-uh YED-oh-en-see pook-HAN-en-see
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing; reaches 3 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeEarly Spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenSemi-evergreen
Flower AttributeRepeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorViolet-blue
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage
Growth HabitCompact, Rounded
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAzalea & Camellia Food
Special FeatureDense Habit, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Compact Form
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsWater regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.

Thrives in humus-rich, acidic, well-drained soils. Shelter from harsh sun exposures in hot summer areas. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, maintain evenly moist soil. Keep roots cool with a layer of mulch. Prune to shape and apply an acid fertilizer after flowering.

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