Orange-red to red flowers are produced in July and August. One of the last Azaleas to bloom, this native, deciduous shrub can extend the bloom season from early spring through August.
AZALEA prunifolium – Plumleaf Azalea
Orange-red to red flowers are produced in July and August. One of the last Azaleas to bloom. Mildew resistant as well as tolerant to clay soil. Prefers a moist but well drained site in partial shade. Best used as beds and borders in cottage or woodland gardens. Native.
Sun: Part Shade
Soil: Acidic, Moist, Well-drained
Size: Height 8-10ft., Width 6-8ft.
Flower: Orange-red, Showy
Bloom Time: July to August
Attributes: Low Maintenance, Tolerant to Clay Soil, Attracts Butterflies, Bees, and Hummingbirds, Showy Flowers, Native