Azalea Amoenum Coccineum

Evergreen azalea

  • Flowering Time : May
  • Height in 10 years : 1 metres 50 cms / 4 feet 11 inches

Description

Japanese evergreen, small dense branched shrub. Rose-red hose in hose flowers are profusely borne in spring. Best in an open situation. Found as a sport on Amoenum, and can revert. Selected form of R. kiusianum var kiusianum.

Flower Months

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Azaleas will start flowering around this time, depending on the season, for a week or so

Hardiness

  • UK Zone : 3
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H3
  • US Zone : 7B
  • Min Temp : -15°C (5°F)

Hardy in a sheltered site in most UK, Coastal France and northern Italy and Pacific Northwest gardens, but may be damaged in severest winters. Often early into flower and growth.