Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea, Azalea x 'Roblec', is known for its repeating blooms, sun tolerance and fall color. Plant one near your perennial bed for some height and color contrast, or use a few along your house for a vibrant hedge.
Your Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea is, just as the name implies, a delight in the cooler months. However, it also packs a lot of color and charm into its small stature spring through summer!
The show begins with a heavy bloom of semi-double flowers that span nearly 3 inches, their layered petals of pink perfection an eye-popping asset for your yard. Autumn Carnation's ruffled pink flowers are a perfect complement to the glossy foliage that is deep green for spring and summer, but resplendent in shades of purple for fall.
This is an Azalea that not only provides repeat blooms from spring through summer, but also features a lively autumn show. Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea has an upright habit, and is more sun tolerant than some other Azalea varieties. Autumn Carnation also has some cold tolerance and will do well in your yard or in containers on your patio.
Wildlife loves it, so you'll be sure to draw pollinators to your yard including the always lovely hummingbirds and butterflies.
There are many types of Azalea on the market today, but few as lovely and productive as Autumn Carnation. You can't go wrong with this heavy-blooming, spring variety that keeps blooming into winter and even provides a colorful fall display. Try one today and you'll see why Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea is such a popular Azalea for today's gardeners.
|Botanical Name||Rhododendron Roblec' PP15339|
|Mature Height||4 - 5 feet|
|Mature Spread||3 - 4 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Bloom Period||Late Spring, Summer, Fall|
|Growing Zone Range||6-9|