Encore® Azaleas: Autumn Royalty®
LATIN NAME: RHODODENDRON 'CONLEC' PP10580
This beautiful azalea flaunts dark green foliage and gorgeous ruffled purple blooms. It grows to be 4-5 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.