Encore® Azalea (Rhododendron Autumn Twist™) in the Rhododendrons Database

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Autumn Twist™
Cultivar name: 'Conlep'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 4 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Tip
Layering
Other: Tissue Culture

Rebloom showing both “twist” and solid colors

Photo gallery:
Location: My garden, Baltimore MDDate: 2017-10-24Rebloom showing both “twist” and solid colors
By Jillz
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-05-07Individual flowers of my plant are pretty but the plant is messy
By csandt
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-09-29
By csandt
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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 2017-10-15Azalea Autumn Twist
By Njiris
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-10-30Fall bloom (October 30)
By csandt
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-05-10Not a very pretty plant, but this is as good as it has ever looke
By csandt
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-09-29
By csandt
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Location: VirginiaDate: 2017-10-09
By Shannon
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-05-20
By csandt
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Location: Rose gardenDate: 2012-0925
By pirl
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Location: Rose gardenDate: 2012-0925Blooming again, in this photo, September 25th.
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Location: Rose garden at driveway.Date: 2014-05-27Covered with old wire fencing to keep the deer from eating it.
By pirl
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-05-07Individual flowers of my plant are pretty but the plant is messy
By csandt
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Comments:
Posted by csandt (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on May 7, 2016 1:52 PM

The individual flowers of Encore Azalea (Rhododendron Autumn Twist) are pretty, but the plant is messy looking, in my humble opinion.

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variegatagal On September 5, 2016 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
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