Reddish bronze foliage. A vigorous, undemanding azalea, it grows quickly, rounding out at about 6' in full sun and becoming taller and upright in the shade. No spam! Good autumn colour is an added bonus. Prefers rich soil. One of the finest azalea species. Many deciduous azaleas are late flowering so extend the season. Orange or salmon-pink flowers in May. AZALEA OCCIDENTALE X ARBORESCENS (OC) * Scented pale pink, late. It has an early to mid-spring bloom time. American native azaleas tend to be deciduous azaleas. Not scented. AZALEA MIDSUMMER MERMAID. Phone: 01738 860260 Email gardencentre@glendoick.com, The Cafe is OPEN from 9.30am (10am Sunday) to 4pm Last orders for hot food 3pm, Soup 3.30pm, Coffee & Cake 4pm, Phone: 01738 860265 Email cafemanager@glendoick.com, Glendoick Garden Centre, Glencarse, Perth, PH2 7NS. The flowers have a mild fragrance and a beautiful pale pink color. It’s even the state wildflower of Georgia. £14.96 each ex VAT Varieties marked * are scented. Early growth, best with some shelter. The dusty-red flowers set against blue green foliage blend in the landscape. An early bloomer for a native, ‘Lisa’s Gold’ puts on quite a show and will fill the air with its wonderful scent. Azaleas, Ken Cox, Glendoick from Glendoick on Vimeo. This innocent-looking variety is another one to watch out for since it is poisonous. For a purer yellow in an azalea shrub, try Rhododendron x Narcissiflora. One of the best white scented species. Its large floral trusses produce a magnificent display with their 7 to 17, funnel-shaped, bright golden-yellow flowers, up to 2 in. The most popular azalea species. Flowering in late May and early June. Plant in sun or semi-shade in acid soil for best results. Azaleas need moist but not wet soil. Plant these attractive, low maintenance flowering bushes in well-draining yet consistently moist soil. A. Mollis)H5 1-2m. Very hardy, easy and compact. The dusty-red flowers set against blue green foliage blend in the landscape. Some are scented and some have good autumn colour. ‘Addy Wery’ Single, ... A. If you liked our azalea recommendations, please share these fragrant garden tips with your friends on Pinterest and Facebook. The good news is that the recommendations for planting azaleas are relatively consistent across different types. A must for every garden and one of our favourites. AZALEA IRENE KOSTER (OC) * Light pink scented flowers in May-June. AZALEA LUTEUM (Azalea pontica) * H4-5 Sweetly-scented yellow. Compact. MOLLIS (MO) H6. This plant enjoys partial sun and resists mildew. Azaleas often require specific sun and soil conditions, such as full sun or moist but well-draining soil. They can be cut back to keep them in bounds. Supplied as young specimens. This azalea boasts vivid golden-yellow flowers with red stamens and often a hint of red or peach at their base. aka Deciduous Azalea. The Korean azalea is a naturally occuring species shrub rather than a nursery hybrid. You can also pinch or prune any long straggly shoots to encourage bushiness. Fragrant. Fragrant yellow flowers, often with red corolla tubes, burst from their big fuzzy buds to announce spring in early May. The blooms are scented and appear in early spring. Our Hardy Azaleas are brilliant flowering shrubs that bloom in magnificent profusion. In the spring, this azalea’s cheerful yellow flowers smell like honey. AZALEA GIBRALTAR (EX) Vivid orange. Charming in every way. Most of the UK has acid soil. In the fall, the scented plants‘ leaves turn yellow, orange, and red. JAPONICUM (syn. This azalea is native to Japan and Korea and is extremely cold hardy. Alabama azaleas also are very fragrant and grow mainly in Alabama and surrounding states. Useful Tips To Make Your Everyday Life Just A Bit Better. The most popular white hybrid. Late. Affiliate Disclaimer: Tipsbulletin.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com, Where and When to Plant Evergreen Azaleas that Smell Good, Florida Flame Azalea (Rhododendron austrinum), Alabama Azalea (Rhododendron alabamense) – A Sunny Sweet-Smelling Azalea, Western Azalea (Rhododendron occidentale), Swamp Azalea (Rhododendron viscosum) – A Hardy Sweet-Smelling Azalea, Privacy Policy – GDPR – Medical Disclaimer – DMCA. Growth Habit: twiggy compact shrub USDA Zone: Hardy to -30°F Exposure: filtered to full sun Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils Comments: One of the Northern Light series out of the University of Minnesota. Deciduous Azalea luteum. The most popular azalea, very free-flowering from a young age and fairly compact/slow-growing. Although many people do not realize it, there are over 10,000 types of azaleas and approximately 800 species. Fragrant. In the spring, this azalea’s cheerful yellow flowers smell like honey. AZALEA PERSIL (EX) Fine large-flowered white with a yellow flare. Receive the latest Home & Garden Tips by entering your email below: We respect your privacy and take protecting it very seriously. H4-5. On this page I mention azaleas more sold and planted in the UK and the USA. Azalea Caroline de Rothschild. 2.4 out of 5 stars 29. The evergreen azalea 'Girard's Rose', which sends forth ruffled magenta flowers through April and early May, is on display in both the Rhododendron garden and the Japanese Garden. It's very late flowering and powdery mildew resistant. Water your sweet azalea regularly, and apply a layer of mulch. AZALEA ARNESON'S GEM (MO) Spectacular large orange-yellow fls, Outstanding. Hardy Azaleas are far superior to old-fashioned varieties. An outstanding deciduous Azalea that produces large, luscious, vivid golden-orange blooms with a yellow flare. Can be pruned. It’s an excellent option for borders, hedges, shade gardens, and foundation plants. ‘Northern Hi Lights’ Creamy-yellow scented flowers with a darker yellow flare, May and June. AZALEA JOCK BRYDON (OC) * Pink with a bold reddish blotch, scented. Vigorous and really striking. Plant in a sheltered position and mulch the roots regularly to keep cool. The Alabama azalea is drought tolerant and thrives in full or partial sun. Upright habit. They are easy to grow and require very little maintenance. Mid green, good autumn colour, deciduous. ‘WHITE FIND’ white. Azaleas are so hardy they thrive where winter temperatures drop below zero. The blooms are scented and appear in early spring. It's very late flowering and powdery mildew resistant. Propagate it using softwood cuttings as a woody shrub or in a forested area. The azaleas that we’ve discussed in this article have several traits in common. Azalea Mollis Yellow. A very popular selection. Avoid Lime. Ilam Azalea Large bright yellow flowers in... READ MORE. They produce colorful, pleasant-scented blossoms and often change the color of their leaves in the fall, though they can also be toxic. The sweet azalea (R. arborescens) has white blooms, dark green foliage and is very fragrant.This June bloomer usually needs relatively moist soil. Happy in sun or part shade. In southern England they will flower in more shade. Azalea Jasper. Plant them in full sun or part day shade. EXBURY or KNAPHILL (EX) H6 the largest flowered and brightest group of azalea hybrids. Relatively cold hardy and heat tolerant for an azalea, and powdery mildew resistant. Often considered the finest azalea species. Rhododendron ‘Lisa’s Gold’ Native Azalea. This azalea has white blossoms with yellow centers and is known for its very unique spicy, lemony scent. In the fall, its leaves turn red, orange, or golden. This variety produces leaves in the spring and blooms in May and June. The sweet smelling shrubs do best in humus-rich, acidic, moist, well-draining soil, including loam or sand. Millennium - 4', -5F. Mollis azaleas can make a great focal point in a shady border or in a woodland setting. It is a reliable bloomer, with its stunning flowers arriving early in the middle of spring. This hybrid azalea has bi-colored flowers in the late spring or early summer in some combination of yellow, orange, pink, red, and white. You might also come across this fast-growing species under the name Azalea pontica. Its lemon-yellow flowers, which are mildly fragrant, bloom in mid-spring. AZALEA FIREBALL (EX) $ Deep orange-red. Azaleas tend to prefer soil that’s acidic, fertile, well-drained, and moist but not wet. This slow-grower tends to extend wider than it is tall. AZALEA LUTEUM (Azalea pontica) * H4-5 Sweetly-scented yellow. Beautiful frilled blooms in shades of orange and red will light up the garden in late spring. Best in partial shade but will grow in full sun if the roots are cool and moist. Easily grown and good for naturalising. The blooms are delightfully fragrant and are followed by fresh green summer foliage. The majority of the azaleas originating from North America are deciduous (drop their leaves in the fall) with flower colours ranging from white to purple, pink, red, orange and yellow. This plant prefers areas that are not too hot and grows in either partial or full sun. Absolutely stunning and still one of the most popular highly scented yellow azaleas. After the azalea finishes flowering in the spring, apply a thick layer of mulch, leaving a small gap around the plant. Plant Florida flame azalea seeds in late fall or cuttings in late spring in humus-rich, acidic, moist, but well-draining soil. 15 Giant Yellow Azalea Seeds*Rhododendron* 6' to 10' Ft.*Sweet Fragrant*Showy*#1232. 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