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Azalea
Rhododendron 'Aphrodite'

Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhododendron (roh-do-DEN-dron) (Info)
Cultivar: Aphrodite
Hybridized by Morrison
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Category:

Shrubs

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Pink

Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Oakton, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Nov 13, 2005, sdagutis from Oakton, VA (Zone 7a) wrote:

Glenn Dale azaleas, which are also hardy to Zone 7, +0 F, may grow upright or spread out; they usually reach 3 to 5 feet in height after about seven years. Individual blossoms range from 1 1/2 to 3 inches across.

'Aphrodite' blooms a pale rose pink is evergreen and will usually reach 3 to 5 feet after about 7 years.