Azalea nakaharai

Evergreen azalea

  • Flowering Time : June, July, August
  • Height in 10 years : 30 cms / 11 inches

Description

Almost prostrate species, small dark green leaves covered in short fawn coloured hairs. Orangy red flowers over a long period. Ideal rock garden plant. Grows wild in Taiwan in upland grassland.

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 : 3
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H3
  • US Zone : 7B
  • Min Temp : -15°C (5°F)

Hardy in a sheltered site in most UK, Coastal France and northern Italy and Pacific Northwest gardens, but may be damaged in severest winters. Often early into flower and growth.