Red Sunset Azalea
Azalea x 'Red Sunset' (Exbury hybrid)
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
Your plant(s) will ship to the garden center you chose within the next 21 days. Your plants are actively growing and we will only deliver them once they meet our rigorous quality standards.
CHECK RETAILERS FOR AVAILABILITY:
30481 Avenida De Las Flores Rancho Santa Margarita CA 92688
- Green Thumb Int'l-El Toro
23782 Bridger Road Lake Forest CA 92630
- Plant Depot, Inc.
32413 San Juan Creek Road San Juan Capistrano CA 92675
28992 Golden Lantern St. Laguna Niguel CA 92677
|Lore||Though they are known as azaleas, all azalea hybrids are technically members of the genus Rhododendron.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring|
|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|
|Foliage Color||Light Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Vibrant Spring Flowers|
Thrives in humus-rich, acidic, well-drained soils. Shelter from harsh sun exposures in hot summer areas. Water deeply, regularly in first few growing seasons to establish 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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 8