Bright white, sweetly fragrant flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies in spring, accompanied by light green foliage. In fall, leaves are touched with bronze. This azalea grows to a good size for hedge planting—reaching 5-7' tall. Best grown in acidic soil and provides color interest all year round. Delaware Valley White Azalea ships established in its own 1 gallon container. Rhododendron x 'Delaware Valley White'
Rhododendron mucronulatum 'Delaware Valley White'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:5 - 7 feet
Spread:5 - 7 feet
Spacing:5 - 7 feet
Flowering Date:Late spring
Planting Instructions:Select a location protected from strong winds. Partial shade is best. Set the plant at the same level it is growing at in the container. Firm soil well and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:Apply mulch to conserve soil moisture. Protect from strong winter wind and intense sun.
Shipped:1 GALLON POT
Foliage Type:Evergreen, elliptic, healthy-looking, soft green leaves in spring and summer become bronze-green in fall.
Pruning:Remove spent flowers as soon as possible to prevent wasted energy on seed production. After flowering. Prune after blooming to shape. Do not prune during winter as next year's flowers will be removed