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Rhododendron x 'Stonewall Jackson'

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roh-do-DEN-dron
Description

Stonewall Jackson Azalea is a deciduous hybrid cultivar with clusters of bright orange flowers.  Plant in partial to dappled sun in well-drained moist soils.

 

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#showy flowers#deciduous#deciduous shrub#orange flowers#problem for cats#problem for dogs#problem for horses
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rhododendron
    Family:
    Ericaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Dimensions:
    Height: 5 ft. 0 in. - 8 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 5 ft. 0 in. - 10 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Dappled Sunlight (Shade through upper canopy all day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Available Space To Plant:
    3 feet-6 feet
    6-feet-12 feet
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Piedmont
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9b, 9a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Orange
    Red/Burgundy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Shape:
    Funnel
    Flower Description:
    Flame orange-red funnel-shaped flowers with visible stamens and pitsols in the spring. Look similar to Flame Azaela.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Problems:
    Problem for Cats
    Problem for Dogs
    Problem for Horses