LSI - MISC Azalea Vivid 2-9-15Today’s Special is our Vivid Azalea. These are growing in 2.5 inch containers for $1.49 each. These are approximately 6 to 8 inches tall. Additional Special Offer: We will add one (1) additional plant of this variety to you order while supplies last!

 

The Basics:
This evergreen azalea blooms bright red flowers several times a year. Its semi-dwarf growth habit reaches 3-6 feet tall(3-6 feet wide). It is ideally used as a screen, accent, hedge, and highlight areas.

The Needs:
Amount of Sunlight: Sun to partial shade
Amount of Water: Water weekly; more frequent watering in
extreme heat
Soil Conditions: Well-drained soil; Prefers high organic matter content
Cold Hardiness Zone: 8-10

The Care:
It is essential to frequently water newly planted azaleas due to their shallow root systems.  The amount of water necessary should equal one inch of rain per week.  Pruning helps maintain an attractive look while inducing branching for seasonal blooming.

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