Azalea schlippenbachii

Deciduous azalea

  • Flowering Time : April, May
  • Height in 10 years : 2 metres / 6 feet 6 inches

Description

Deciduous shrub. Uniquely shaped leaves in whorls at the end of the branches. Pink, with darker tinges, flowers spotted crimson, Good in cold gardens. Grows wild in open woodland in Korea. There are white forms.

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

Hardiness

  • 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.