Azalea Hershey Red
Hershey's Red Azalea produces masses of slightly fragrant, 2", red double blooms in mid-spring that attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Perfect for spring containers, be sure to prune immediately after flowering to ensure abundant blooms for many years to come. Dark green leaves display throughout the seasons and can also function as a 3' x 3' hedge. Best grown in acidic, well-drained soil in a full sun or partial shade landscape. Hershey's Red Azalea ships established in its own 1 gallon pot. Rhododendron k 'Hershey's Red'
Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit: 4 - 6 feet
Spread: 4 - 6 feet
Spacing: 4 - 6 feet
Hardiness Zone: 6-9
Flowering Date: Mid spring
Planting Instructions: Select a location protected from strong winds. Partial shade is best. Set the plant at the same level it is growing at in the container. Firm soil well and water thoroughly.