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ROYAL AZALEA Seeds, FLOWERING TREE

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Rhododendron schlippenbachii

Magnificent lavender blue flowers,Can make an excellent bonsai

Royal azalea hasĀ large, fragrant pink blooms in spring.Ā This large-leaved azalea also has purple-hued foliageĀ in spring, turning velvet green in summer, and finally fading to yellow in autumn.

Noteworthy Characteristics

Germination: requires light for germination, surface sow and keep moist

Other: Sterile soil should be used, care should be taken to not sow the seed too thickĀ 

Good fall color if grown in sun and moist soil.

Care

Rhododendrons have very specific requirements, includingĀ moist, but well-drained, woodsy, acidic soil (pH 4.5 to 5.5). They must be planted shallowly, as they are surface rooted. Temperate climates with adequate rain are best, although azaleas do well in the Southeast as well. Deadhead carefully. Prefers full sun in the northern U.S. and Canada. Mulch annually with a loose material like pine needles, bark, or chopped oak leaves.

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