Azalea Hotspur Red – Exbury
- Deciduous Rhododendron Azalea
- Large tubular funnel shaped rich orange flowers
- Supplied 7.5 Litre pot grown, 30-40cm tall, budded, ready to plant
- Price Includes VAT
Azalea Hotspur Red has striking open funnel shaped, slightly frilly edged flowers that are deep orange-red with a yellowish blotch. It is a medium sized shrub with an open and upright growth habit. Ultimate height and spread – 1.2 meters in about 10 years. Awarded RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Where to Plant:
Ideal for mass planting, beds and borders, woodland garden schemes and shade gardens and hedging. Plant full sun to partial shade. Azalea rhododendron Hotspur Red requires well draining, light and acid soil. They also prefer soils such as clay, loamy, and sandy. Mulch annually with leaf mould to help protect roots. Fertilise in the spring with a rhododendron / azalea fertiliser. Shallow planting is essential as azaleas are shallow rooting.