Encore® Azaleas: Autumn Monarch™
LATIN NAME: RHODODENDRON 'CONLEO' PP11640
This beautiful azalea flaunts light green foliage year-round. Its gorgeous pink-orange blooms are ruffled. It grows to be 5 feet tall and 4 feet wide.
Amount of Sunlight: can tolerate full sun; prefers partial shade
Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat
Soil Conditions: Prefers well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 6-10
This easy-to-grow shrub needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Prune directly after spring flowering to encourage more blooms and growth.