Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Rhododendron austrinum

 


Partial Shade
Native
Fragrant
Cut Flowers
Attracts Birds
Attracts Butterflies

Rhododendron austrinum (Ericaceae)
(ro-do-DEN-dron aus-TRI-num)
Florida Azalea

This beautiful azalea has large yellowish-orange flowers with an absolutely delicious fragrance. Brightens up woodland areas in early April when it bursts into bloom. Eventually grows 8-10' tall in a rounded form.

Bloom color: butter-yellow
Bloom period: mid-spring
Height: 8-10'
Spread: 4-6'
Zones: 6-9

Container size: Gal.
Price: $26
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