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Encore Azaleas are evergreen, cultivar shrubs in the Ericaceae (blueberry) family that typically grow 2 to 5 feet tall and 3 to 4 feet wide. These cultivars bloom not only in the spring but also in the summer and fall, hence the name encore. The genus name derives from the Greek words rhodo, which means rose, and dendron, meaning tree.

Genus: Rhododendron Family: Ericaceae 

Life Cycle: Woody Wildlife

Value: Butterflies and hummingbirds are attracted to the flowers.

Dimensions: Height: 2 ft. 0 in. - 5 ft. 0 in. Width: 3 ft. 0 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.

Design Feature: Border, Foundation Planting, Hedge, Small groups. 

Attracts: Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators

Light: Dappled Sunlight (Shade through upper canopy all day) Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day) Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)

Soil Texture: Clay High Organic Matter Loam (Silt) Sand Soil pH: Acid (<6.0)Soil

Drainage: Good Drainage Moist

Available Space To Plant:12 inches-3 feet3 feet-6 feet 

Region: Coastal, Mountains, Piedmont

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9a, 10a