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PlantFiles: Azalea
Rhododendron 'Apple Blossom'

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Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhododendron (roh-do-DEN-dron) (Info)
Cultivar: Apple Blossom

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Category:
Perennials
Shrubs

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

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

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Coral/Apricot

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Foliage:
Deciduous
Bronze-Green
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Patent Information:
Patented

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

No positives
No neutrals
1 negative

Gardeners' Notes:

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Negative NancyRussell On Apr 21, 2012, NancyRussell from New Hope, PA wrote:

I BOUGHT MANY APPLE BLOSSOM AZALEAS ABOUT 25 YEARS AGO AND THEY WERE BEAUTIFUL FOR 15 YEARS BUT THEN BEGAN TO LOOK UNHEALTHY AND REDUCE IN SIZE WITH DIEBACK. THEY CONTINUE TO BLOOM BUT ARE NOT GOOD LOOKING LIKE E.G. PURLPLE SPLENDOR AND DELAWARE VALLEY WHITE.

Regional...

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

New Hope, Pennsylvania
Central, South Carolina



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