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Kurume Hybrid Azalea


This is an attractive, symmetric shrub with small foliage and a profusion of dark red flowers in spring. Plant in partially shaded areas or in full sun.

Azalea 'Ward's Ruby'

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit edible :Yes

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf shape : Elliptic

Leaf color : Green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Campanulate

Flower color : Red

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 3 ft.

Average size maturity height : 3 ft.

Growth rate : Moderate

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 5 to 10 F( Z7b)

Sunset zone : 5-9, 14-24

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Under oak trees : Yes

Barrier plants : Yes

Seashore conditions : Yes

Oak root fungus resistance : Yes

Hummingbirds : Yes

Hedges and screens : Yes

Frost tender : Yes

Fragrance : Yes

Erosion control : Yes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Deer resistant : Yes

Butterflies : Yes

Colorful fruits and berries : Yes

Birds : Yes

Autumn foliage color : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

Allergenic plants : Yes

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