Amagasa Azalea
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Amagasa Azalea

Amagasa Azalea

$55
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  • Young, affordable starter plant
  • May need to be transplanted into 3 gallon pot for more nurturing before planting into landscape
  • Healthy, mature plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape
  • Large healthy plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape

Rhododendron satsuki 'Amagasa'

 

The Amagasa Azalea (which means 'umbrella' in Japanese) is covered in stunning clusters of coral-pink trumpet-shaped flowers with red spots from mid to late spring. New foliage emerges light green in spring, but turns a darker glossy green which persists through winter. This shrub is ideal when massed in borders, foundation plantings, or low screening. This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and good for smaller spaces. Pair with fern or mahonia to create a multi-textured shade planting.  Excellent for acidic soil.

Hardiness Map
Mature Height: 2'
Mature Width: 3'
Flower Season: Spring
Sun: Full Shade to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 6 to 9
This plant is suitable for the low temperates below:
Temp (F)
Zone
Temp (C)
-10 to 0
6
-23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10
7
-17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20
8
-12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30
9
-6.7 to -1.1