Happy Days Pink Azalea
Azalea indica 'Happy Days Pink'
Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- The Empty Vase
9033 Santa Monica Blvd. West Hollywood CA 90069
- Inner Gardens, Inc.
5833 Smiley Street Culver City CA 90232
- Hashimoto Nursery
1935 Sawtelle Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90025
- Anawalt Lumber
11060 Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90064
|Botanical Pronunciation||uh-ZAY-lee-uh IN-dih-kuh|
|Lore||Large Southern Indica azaleas distinguish most of the great old gardens of the South including historic plantation homes.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 3 to 5 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||Exceptional early spring color for beds, borders and foundation planting. Add to perimeter plantings. A natural large tree groves and the verges of wildlands or naturalistic landscapes. A traditional choice for Asian inspired gardens. Bold color for reflecting pools and water gardens.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Companion Plants||Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia); Astilbe (Astilbe); Gardenia (Gardenia); Bush Lily (Clivia); Camellia (Camellia)|
Thrives in humus-rich, acidic, moist, 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. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11