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The Autumn Bonfire Azalea (Rhododendron 'Conlep') is a striking evergreen shrub celebrated for its vibrant, fiery-red flowers and lush, dark green foliage. As a member of the Encore Azalea series, this dazzling plant boasts multiple bloom cycles throughout the growing season, offering a continuous display of color and beauty in the landscape.
The Autumn Bonfire Azalea is a compact, fast-growing shrub with a mature height and width of approximately 3 to 4 feet. This size makes it suitable for small gardens, mixed borders, or as a focal point in larger landscapes. Hardy in USDA zones 6 to 10, this azalea thrives in well-drained, acidic soil and prefers full sun to partial shade. The plant is also heat and drought-tolerant, ensuring its adaptability to various garden settings and climates.
The true star of the Autumn Bonfire Azalea is its fiery-red blooms, which create a dramatic and captivating display. Each single flower measures around 2 inches in diameter, showcasing a bold and intense color. The flowers appear in clusters from spring through fall, offering a prolonged period of breathtaking color in the garden. The re-blooming nature of the Autumn Bonfire Azalea sets it apart from other azalea varieties, ensuring a long season of remarkable visual interest.
In addition to its eye-catching flowers, the Autumn Bonfire Azalea features attractive evergreen foliage that adds year-round appeal to any garden space. The leaves are a deep, glossy green color, creating a stunning contrast against the plant's vibrant red blooms. The dense, bushy growth habit of this azalea makes it an excellent choice for creating borders, hedges, or foundation plantings. Furthermore, its evergreen foliage provides shelter and nesting sites for birds and other small wildlife, contributing to the biodiversity of your garden.
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