Plant Details: Florida Flame Azalea
Category Shrubs  
Zone: 5 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Florida Flame Azalea Variety Species
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Rhododendron austrinum
Description One of the fastest growing deciduous Rhododendrons. Species austrinum has golden yellow flowers in early spring, some forms are clear yellow where most are golden yellow with an orange tube. One of the earliest native azaleas to bloom, austrinum flowers from late March to April with a very uplifting fragrance that can be sensed from 50 feet. Under ideal growing conditions it will reach 12-15'High x 8-10'Wide. Does best in shade with consistent moisture and is a fast, very easy and great choice for beginners to grow.
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: 2013-04-12 17:10:57.0
Container Size
Price
3 Gallon
28.00
Last Update:
2009-09-22 18:47:46.0
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