AZALEA: GG GERBING
LATIN NAME: RHODODENDRON G. G. GERBING(SOUTHERN INDICA)
This beautiful upright evergreen foliage has a crisp white flower that blooms up to 3 inches during the spring. This azalea grows moderately reaching a height of 6-10 feet (4-8 feet wide). It is ideally used as a screen, accent, hedge, and highlight areas.
Amount of Sunlight: Partial to full shade depending on region
Amount of Water: Water weekly; more frequent watering in
Soil Conditions: Well-drained soil; Prefers high organic matter content
Cold Hardiness Zone: 8-10
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.