Delaware Valley Azalea produces a dazzling display of lightly fragranced white bell shaped flowers and dark green, evergreen leaves. Bouquets of flowers are formed in tight clusters at the ends of each branch. These unique white flowers are soft and velvety to the touch and have a trumpet like shape. The striking, scented flowers attract butterflies to your garden. The Delaware Valley Azalea is a bush that can reach 3-4 ft. high and wide.
|Grows in Zones||5, 6, 7, 8|
|Sunlight||Part Sun, Part Shade|
|Mature Height||3-4 Feet|
|Mature Width||4-5 Feet|
|Botanical Name||Rhododendron 'Delaware Valley White'|
How To Care for your new Delaware Valley White Azalea
The Delaware Valley Azalea requires little to no maintenance. Fertilize your Azalea to enhance the flower development and prune after the blooming season to help maintain its natural round shape. Azaleas are very faithful bushes that will stick around for years to come with little work on your part. This Azalea enjoys partial to full shade and enough room for it to stretch its limbs when it reaches a mature state.
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Dig a hole twice the width of the root ball. Position your plant in the hole. Make sure the top of the root ball is slightly higher than the original grade of the bed. Also check to make sure it is straight from all sides.
Fill up hole with water before placing new plant in hole in order to saturate the surrounding soil. Once the water is absorbed place your plant in the hole and water thoroughly.
Mix the potting soil and the soil removed from the hole. Start by backfilling soil around the root ball. Carefully pack in the soil to remove any air pockets. Water plant thoroughly again until the soil will not hold any more water. This will ensure that your new plant will be a success.
Fertilize around your plant with the amount recommended on the package. Our special Fertilizer contains all of the nutrients to keep your plants growing and healthy. Repeat every 3 months.
Finish up by mulching around your new plant. Apply 1-2 inches of mulch around the plant and plant bed. Mulch will help keep the soil moist and keep weeds out.
Keep watered with a hose every 2-3 days for 2 weeks. This is critical for plant survival. In the third week, begin to water as needed depending on the weather. Always check by placing your finger under the mulch to see if the soil is moist.
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