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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Encore Azalea
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Purple
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Green
  • Dark Green
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Well-Drained
  • Moist
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Year-Round
  • Spring Flowering
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Fall Flowering
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Shade in Southern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Tolerates Full Shade in Northern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Southern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Northern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Azalea is easy to grow, and adapt to most conditions.Prefers slightly acidic well drained soils. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

After the spring blooming period, these amazing azaleas begin growing new shoots and start blooming into full flower in mid-summer. The Encore® Series are known for their richness of color as well as the foliage and overall vigor

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AUTUMN ROYALTY™ ENCORE® AZALEA

Rhododendron azalea x 'Conlec'
PP10580 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Autumn Royalty™ Encore® Azalea online. A robust upright variety with deep green foliage and large, rich purplish pink blooms, Autumn Royalty was voted Azalea of the Year by the American Rhododendron Society.

Mature Height:

5 Feet

Mature Spread:

4 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

7-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Ericaceae · Common Name: Rhododendron / Azalea

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 4047

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(212 units available now - SG)

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$35.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 2064

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(1032 units available now - SG)

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$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 8752

(5.098 gallons / 19.3 liters)
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