This hardy, deciduous azalea is covered with bright mandarin orange trumpet-shaped blooms in early spring before the foliage emerges. Its small, mounding form is excellent for massing in shrub borders. Provide regular watering in extreme heat and apply an acidic fertilizer after blooming and you'll be rewarded with spectacular spring color each year. Prefers filtered sunlight. Grows 4-5' tall and 3-4' wide. Ships in 4" pot. Zones 3-7. Rhododendron 'Mandarin Lights'