Common Name: Azalea
Variety: Cherry Piñata™ Déjà Bloom® Azalea
Genus species: Azalea hybrid
Patent Info: PP25706
Cherry Piñata™ is a perfect re-blooming shrub for patios. Its compact growth habit and unique semi-double, light red blooms provide stunning color and form to brighten containers. Each Déjà Bloom® variety was bred for vivid blooms and color purity, while also ensuring exceptional disease and pest resistance.
Sun: Morning sun and afternoon shade, or full sun in cooler climates
Water: Water thoroughly at planting-then keep soil moist once established.
Hardiness Zone: Perennial in Zones 6-11
Annual for Zones 5 & below
Bloom Time: Spring, Summer, & Fall
Mature Size: 4' T x 3.5' W
Prune: Immediately after Spring flowering
Mulch: Keep a layer of mulch around the base of the plant year-round to conserve water and reduce weeds.
Ideas for Use: Flowering Hedge or Border, A Focal Point in the Garden, Containers
Fertilize: Use a Slow-Release, Granular Even Ratio (10-10-10) Formula in early Spring, repeat as directed.