PHOTOS OF AZALEAS

Photographs of popular azalea shrubs used in landscaping, including evergreen azaleas, white azaleas, pink azaleas and purple azaleas, as well as exbury deciduous azaleas.


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AZALEA 'Blaauw's Pink'

Mid-season bloom. Kurume azalea. Moderate growth to 4 ft tall x 5 ft wide. Best grown in partial shade with well drained, moist acidic soil high in organic matter.


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AZALEA 'Coral Bells'

Early blooming. Kurume azalea. Moderate growth to 4 ft tall x 5 ft wide. Best grown in partial shade with well drained, moist acidic soil high in organic matter.


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AZALEA 'Delaware Valley'

Delaware Valley Azalea
A popular white azalea in the Northeast. Grows to 4 ft tall x 4 ft wide. Trim within one month after it blooms. Protect from deer browsing in winter with deer netting.


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AZALEA Exbury 'Arneson Gem'

Arneson Gem Exbury Azalea
Deciduous azaleas offer fantastic blooms with great winter hardiness. More should be planted. Most Exbury azaleas will grow to about 8 ft. tall x 5 ft. wide. There is also an 'Arneson Little Gem' for those with less space in the garden.


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AZALEA 'Herbert'

Herbert Azalea
One of the hardiest azaleas in the northern US bears purple flowers. Grows to 5 ft tall x 6 ft wide. Watch for lacebug insects by checking the bottom leaf surfaces for their presence.


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AZALEA 'Hershey Red'

Hershey Red Azalea
Low spreading evergreen azalea with rose-red flowers. This Kurume azalea blooms mid-season (early May in Pennsylvania).


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AZALEA 'Hino Crimson'

Hino Crimson Azalea
This semi-evergreen Kurume hybrid azalea with crimson red blossoms prefers partial shade. Used for hedges, borders or in mass plantings. Slow growth to 4 ft tall x 5 ft wide. Hardiness zone 5 to 8.


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AZALEA 'Johanna'

Mid to late season bloom. Kaempferi azalea. Semi-evergreen. Moderate growth to 9 ft tall x 5 ft wide. Best grown in partial shade with well drained, moist acidic soil high in organic matter.


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AZALEA 'Karen'

Karen Azalea
This evergreen Gable hybrid azalea with lavender-purple blossoms prefers partial shade. Used for hedges, borders, foundation plantings or in masses. Burgundy foliage in fall. Slow growth to 4 ft tall x 4 ft wide. Hardiness zone 5 to 8.


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AZALEA 'Rosebud'

Rosebud Azalea
This Gable hybrid is a DLS favorite, due to its double pink flowers that resemble rose buds. Blooms mid-season. Slow growth to 3 ft x 3 ft.


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AZALEA 'Stewartsonian'

Stewartstown Azalea
Widely planted Gable azalea with brick-red flowers mid-spring. Wine-red colored winter foliage. Height to 6 feet.


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AZALEA 'Tradition'

Mid-season bloom. Kurume azalea. Moderate growth to 4 ft tall x 5 ft wide. Best grown in partial shade with well drained, moist acidic soil high in organic matter.