Azalea, Autumn Sangria Encore
Autumn Sangria is a lively, fast-growing shrub with one of the largest flowers in the Encore Azalea collection. Its dense foliage and gorgeous dark pink blossoms make it perfect as a hedge or foundation planting. It also makes an impressive specimen plant. The Autumn Sangria azalea’s pretty dark pink flowers go well with most any other flower color in the garden. The striking blooms of Autumn Sangria have an added bonus, they attract butterflies to pollinate and beautify your garden. As other flowers come and go, the Autumn Sangria will continue its flower show season after season after season.
Common Name: Autumn Sangria Encore Azalea
Scientific Name: Rhododendron ‘Autumn Sangria’
Type: Perennial, Shrub
Exposure: Morning Sun – Afternoon Shade
Size: 4′ height, 4′ spread
Bloom Color: Fuchsia – Rose Pink
Bloom Period: Late Spring – Fall
Foliage Color: Dark Green
Landscape Use: Background, Containers, Planters, Entryway, Focal Point Specimen, Foundation, Garden Pond, Hedges, Landscape Beds, Planting, Outdoor, Shrub Border, Groups, Woodland
Growth Rate: Moderate
Zone: 5 – 8
Companion Plants: Abelia, Carissa Holly, Compact Holly, Hosta, Astilbe. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
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