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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Tip
Layering
Other: Tissue Culture

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Common names
  • Rhododendron
  • Coastal Azalea
  • Dwarf Azalea

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Location: Estonia
Date: 2021-06-04

photo courtesy of Sunlight Gardens, www.sunlightgardens.com

Photo courtesy of Wikipedia
Location: 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show
Date: 2018-03-07
Location: 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show
Date: 2018-03-07
Comments:
  • Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Jan 15, 2012 6:59 AM concerning plant:
    Coast Azalea is a 4&½ foot tall, erect, suckering shrub with bluish-green foliage and fragrant, pinkish-white, long-stamened, mid-spring flowers that usually open before plants leaf out. This species occurs naturally in the coastal plain from Delaware to South Carolina in flat pine woods and savannahs usually where it is moist but also in xeric sand hills. This suggests its use in high open shade in moist to dry areas with good drainage.
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