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Autumn Embers Encore Azalea
Autumn Embers Encore Azalea

Autumn Embers Encore Azalea

$39.99

The Encore Azalea Autumn Embers Shrub produces beautiful orange-red flowers in the spring, summer and fall. The beautiful blooms contrast nicely against the dark lustrous green foliage of the decorative plant. The flower bush can enrich garden designs, combining well with other plants and landscapes.

Care

Azaleas prefer planting sites with partial sun to partial shade. A spot with morning sun and afternoon shade is best. The Azalea Encore Autumn Embers likes slightly acidic soil that is well draining and rich with nutrients. Fertilize annually with a slow-release fertilizer in early spring for best results and to aid in flower production. Be sure to water the plants well during the first year of planting to establish a strong root system. A 2 to 3 inch layer of pine mulch is recommended to help retain moisture. Deadhead spent flower blossoms to encourage new growth. Prune after the first set of flowers finishes blooming to shape the shrub to the desired size. Pruning azaleas too late in the year will risk cutting off next year’s blooms.

Growth Habit

Encore Autumn Embers is best grown in zones 6-9. The mature size is up to 3-4 feet tall and wide and is perfect for small garden spaces.

Toxicity

All parts of the plant are poisonous if ingested. Deer resistant.


The Encore Azalea Autumn Embers Shrub produces beautiful orange-red flowers in the spring, summer and fall. The beautiful blooms contrast nicely against the dark lustrous green foliage of the decorative plant. The flower bush can enrich garden designs, combining well with other plants and landscapes.

Azaleas prefer planting sites with partial sun to partial shade. A spot with morning sun and afternoon shade is best. The Azalea Encore Autumn Embers likes slightly acidic soil that is well draining and rich with nutrients. Fertilize annually with a slow-release fertilizer in early spring for best results and to aid in flower production. Be sure to water the plants well during the first year of planting to establish a strong root system. A 2 to 3 inch layer of pine mulch is recommended to help retain moisture. Deadhead spent flower blossoms to encourage new growth. Prune after the first set of flowers finishes blooming to shape the shrub to the desired size. Pruning azaleas too late in the year will risk cutting off next year’s blooms.

Encore Autumn Embers is best grown in zones 6-9. The mature size is up to 3-4 feet tall and wide and is perfect for small garden spaces.

All parts of the plant are poisonous if ingested. Deer resistant.


Plant size and shape may differ from what is pictured.

For mail orders: Plants may go through shock during shipping. Upon arrival, take the plant out and water it thoroughly. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please notify us via email at sales@amgardens.com and include a photo(s) within 24 hours of plant arrival.

For in store purchases: If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please call us at 423-870-5000 or return the plant in its original pot/condition within 3 days. Trees and shrubs have a 1 year warranty (exceptions may apply), but we highly encourage you to give us a call or email if you notice issues with your plant. We'd love to help you figure out what's wrong and save your plant! 

Orders are shipped on Wednesdays and Thursdays; if your order is placed on a Wednesday, it may not ship until the following Wednesday. During peak season there may be delays in shipping. If it is too hot or cold, we suggest ordering during milder months to ensure plants arrive in best condition.