Azalea yedoense var. poukhanense Korean Azalea

Evergreen azalea

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


Rose to pale lilac-purple, mildly fragrant. Hardy and nearly deciduous. Grows wild in Korea on rock slopes and in scrub on mountain sides. Widely used as a parent of Japanese azaleas, to "toughen them up" as it is so hardy.

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 : 6
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H1
  • US Zone : 5
  • Min Temp : -29°C (-20°F)

Hardy in colder parts of Germany and Scandinavia, New York, Nova Scotia, etc.