Rhododendron Sweet Azalea

Rhododendron Sweet Azalea

Award-Winning | Possibly the Tallest and Fastest Growing Native

Trade Gallon (3qt)
Item # 27994
Ships in Fall at the proper planting time for your zone. View Schedule

Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society

A southeastern Native Azalea, this Rhododendron Sweet Azalea deciduous shrub blooms profusely in clusters of 3 to 7 flowers. Funnel-shaped, the snowy white flowers are often tinged pink and have elegant, long red stamens and stigma and a strong perfume of heliotrope.

Rhododendron Sweet Azalea is large, possibly the tallest and fastest growing of the US native azaleas, reaching up to 6 feet high and wide. The glossy green leaves are also large and turn deep red and purple in fall. The plant attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, and birds.

Uses: Mixed Beds, Borders, Hedge Plant