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Deciduous Azalea

Rhododendron luteum

Also known as

Yellow Azalea, Sweet Pontica Azalea

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Deciduous Azalea Overview

This species will grow about 1.5m tall, the leaves are about 8cm long and elliptical. The flowers are funnel-shaped and 6cm long, they are usually deep yellow, sometimes suffused with pink, orange or red.

Common problems with Deciduous Azalea

How to propagate Deciduous Azalea

Cuttings

Propagate by simple layering, dropping or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Layering

Other uses of Deciduous Azalea

Specimen