AUTUMN EMBERS™ Rhododendron
Autumn Embers™ Rhododendron hybrid ‘CONLEB’ PBR
- Heat tolerant
- Stunning orange-red repeating blooms
- Dense spreading habit
Description: Autumn Embers™ Rhododendron has a dense spreading habit with exceptional flowers that can be enjoyed in spring, summer and autumn.
This is a heat tolerant Azalea with beautiful deep, orange-red, semi-double blooms 60mm in diameter.
Size: 1m high x 1.2m wide.
Planting Density: 1-3 plants per m², 1-2 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Ideal for specimen planting, mass planting and in gardens and borders.
Position: Full sun to part shade. Tolerates frost and moderate drought (as the plant matures it becomes more drought tolerant). Prefers well drained soils.
Care: Water well for the first year for the plant to fully establish and become more drought tolerant.
Top up water in dry periods. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended) with the root ball slightly above soil level.
If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. For best results prune after spring flowering.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.