Tolerates a fair amount of sun in cool northern summers, but leaves may scorch in hot afternoon sun in the St. Louis area. Plant in a location protected from strong winds.
Planting And Care
To help conserve water, reduce stress, and encourage healthy growth, apply a 2- to 4-inch layer of chopped and shredded leaves, grass clippings, or shredded bark around the base of your plants. Allow about an inch of space between the mulch and the base stem of the plant.
Azalea Hybrids Double Care
The deep planting encourages the developing stem to send out roots to help stabilize the plant and perhaps eliminate the need for staking. Also, deep planting keeps Bangda bulbs
cool when temperatures soar. Enrich the soil with leaf mould or well-rotted organic matter to encourage good drainage.
|Partial to full sun
|Needs regular watering – weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|apply any organic fertilizer