Plant Details: Coastal Azalea
Category Shrubs  
Zone: 5 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Coastal Azalea Variety Species
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Rhododendron atlanticum
Description Rhododendron atlanticum has white to pink flowers and a sensual spicy fragrance. With a spreading habit and being extremely stoloniferous, species atlanticum grows to a mature size 5' tall x 8-10' wide. The under side of the foliage has a glaucous appearance (whitish coating/color) that make this species different from most. The flowers appear from late May through June. Coastal Azalea is native to the coastal plain of the eastern mid-south. This species is best planted in shade with consistent moisture.
Notes
As with all wild species, flower color may vary with seed grown plants. Only selected cultivars will provide consistant color forms.
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
N
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
N
 
shade:
Y
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2014-10-15 16:08:21.0
Container Size
Price
3 Gallon
38.00
 
As always with this species, quantities are limited.
Last Update:
2010-09-09 23:48:00.0
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