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Azalea Evergreen Pink

Japanese Azalea


For acid soils

Spectacularly beautiful. Compact low growing and dense evergreen shrub literally covered in masses of pink flowers from late Spring.

Height and Spread in 10 years: 60 cm - 1.2 m x 60 cm -1.2 m (2-4 ft x 2-4 ft)

Position: Light shade and a moist acid, rich organically enriched soil.

Planting: Soak the root-ball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the root-ball or pot. Mix an organic soil-improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. Water regularly until established.

Plant Care: Fully hardy. Mulch with an acid organic soil improver in Winter.




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