George L. Taber Azalea
Azalea x 'George L. Taber' (Southern Indica)
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||Looking for a tall, evergreen Azalea with variegated coloring' This Azalea's light orchid and white flowers will add fresh spring color to a tired garden plot that receives full sun.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Showy Spring Flowers|
Provide organically rich, acidic, well-drained soil. Shelter from harsh afternoon sun in extremely hot, arid climates. Water deeply following a regular schedule during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 9