Azalea, Native Azalea Hybrid
Rhododendron 'Kelsey's Flame'

Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhododendron (roh-do-DEN-dron) (Info)
Cultivar: Kelsey's Flame
Additional cultivar information:(Maid in the Shade series)
Hybridized by Beasley (Transplant Nursery)
Registered or introduced: 1999
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Category:

Shrubs

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Orange

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Patent Information:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Atlanta, Georgia

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Mar 25, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

(NOTE: I am tickled pink to discover these azaleas. They were bred about 1 hour north of me in Lavonia Georgia! I have not grown these yet but am so excited to present the info here. I read that these can be found locally in the big box stores. I will def. be looking for them. I went to the nursery website but couldn't get any info on the azaleas).
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Maid in the Shade azaleas. Most deciduous azaleas do well in full sun and frequently are poor bloomers in the shade. "Maid in the Shade" deciduous azaleas is a collection of deciduous azaleas compiled by Transplant Nursery (Lavonia, Ga) selected to do well in shadier locations. They include:
'Summer Lyric' - Flowers are a mix of pink with yellow throats. ... read more