Friday Feature Plant: Autumn Amethyst™ Encore® Azalea
- Published: Sep 15, 2019
- Written by JOSEPH PLITT
- Topics: Azalea Friday Feature Our Plants
Attractive purple foliage in the winter and stunning pink-purple blooms in spring, summer, and fall make the Autumn Amethyst™ Encore® Azalea a true repeat performer. The Autumn Amethyst™ has an upright growth habit and prefers the shade over direct sunlight. This evergreen beauty is cold hardy, mildew, disease and heat resistant making it a great addition to any garden or landscape.
Autumn Amethyst™ Encore® Azalea will grow up to 4 feet in height and 4 feet wide. This plant an easy-care azalea that can withstand some light pruning will enhance its bloom. Azaleas are great for mixed borders, as a foundation planting or look terrific in containers on your front porch or patio.