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AZALEA - DECIDUOUS 'Fireball'

Deep orange-red
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Dark-green foliage turning to reddish green in autumn.
  • Orange
    Deep orange red
  • Height
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Produces large flowers in tight trusses.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

AZALEA - DECIDUOUS 'Fireball'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
2 year £17.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £15.00 each
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
3/4 year £28.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £25.00 each

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Exbury hybrid. Shallow planting is essential. Mulch annually with leafmould in early spring
    Pests & Diseases
    See header AZALEA - DECIDUOUS
    Place of origin
    Garden origin. UK. 1951. E. de Rothschild, Exbury, Hants.
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Azaleas
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate
    (see photos above)
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Leafy, humus-rich.
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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