Azalea 'Squirrel'

Cox,Evergreen azalea

  • Flowering Time : June
  • Height in 10 years : 1 metres / 39 inches


Evergreen,dwarf dense shrub, with small reddish orange flowers Best in an open situation.Bred by Peter Cox in Scotland for hardiness. Notable for its strong colour and late flowering.

Flower Months

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Azaleas will start flowering around this time, depending on the season, for a week or so


  • UK Zone : 5
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H1
  • US Zone : 6
  • Min Temp : -23°C (-10°F)

Hardy anywhere in the UK and moderate parts of Europe such as Holland, southern Sweden, coastal Denmark, favourable parts of Germany etc, moderate parts of NE USA and eastern Canada.

Alternative Azaleas

  • Azalea 'Bengal Fire'