Azalea japonica grow and care – shrub of the genus Rhododendron also known as Japanese azaleas, Azalea japonica perennial evergreen or deciduous used as ornamental hedge plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean, subtropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves color green in elliptic to ovate shape.
Azalea japonica flowers
Flower color can be: pink, purple, red, white, peach, orange or more than one color some cultivars have dots with five petals merge in the base.
Azalea japonica for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Azalea japonica growing and care:
Acidic soil 4-6 ph, rich soil, moist soil, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring / Autumn in warm climate Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: After blooming Pruning season: How to prune: Just for design and dead flowers 40-80cm, 16-32 inches Size of the plant? Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade Yes (with light) Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring to autumn / in warm climate autumn to spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Pink, purple, red, white, peach, orange or more than one color flowers, some cultivars have dots with five petals merge in the base Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Deciduous, Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub
Hedging plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers, Winter flowers
Orange flower, Pink flower, Purple flower, Red flower, White flower