George L. Taber Azalea

Azalea x 'George L. Taber' (Southern Indica)

SKU
0575
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100% of 100
Masses of showy single blooms are light orchid to pale pink. Outstanding landscape shrubs for gardens large and small. Add to beds, borders and group with other azaleas to extend the bloom season. Protect from reflected heat. Evergreen shrub. Full sun. Moderate growth 6 to 8 feet tall, 4 to 6 feet wide.
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8 - 9

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Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationuh-ZAY-lee-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeMid-Spring
Design IdeasLooking 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.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage
Growth HabitRound
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAzalea & Camellia Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Key FeatureShowy 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.

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