Girard Crimson  Azalea

Girard Crimson Azalea

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R. Anthodendron x Girard 'Crimson'

Red Azalea Mid season bloomer Extremely cold hardy Has large beautifully colored blooms with sturdy branches. They have a medium sized growth habit allowing them to grow well in the South as well as colder climates. (Developed by Peter Girard, Ohio) height 4-6' ft Prepare holes with a mixture of organic compost, especially decayed pine needles and leaves. This promotes drainage and adds acidity, two necessities of growing healthy azaleas. Prune immediately after bloom period-June/July. Shrub height, width: Foliage: Bloom size: Hue(s): Bloom time:

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
foliage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 2-4 ft
Spread 2-4 ft
Shape Mounding
Primary foliage Color Green, light
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Red
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Moist, well-drained soil