Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.
|Botanical Name||Azalea 'Red Ruffles' (Rutherfordiana hybrid)|
|Light Needs||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|USDA Cold Hardiness Zones||8 - 9|
|Habit||Round, Compact, Round|
|Special Uses||Showy Flowers, Tolerates Acidic Soil|
|Landscape Uses||Border, Container|