The Satsuki azalea is one of the most flourishing Japanese garden bonsai world. These old growth specimens were pulled in Japan into a perfect shape.
The heyday of the Satsuki Azalea lasts from late May to early July, a month later than the ordinary Japanese azaleas. Therefore, these rhododendron species has its Japanese name 'Satzuki', which refers to the heyday, the fifth month of the Asian lunar calendar. Satzucki Azzaleen have a wide range of flower shapes and color patterns. Thus, several different color patterns can develop in a single plant.
This Japanese Rhododendron, with a slow growth is an evergreen Rododendronart with small dark green leaves. The foliage is here in particular the possibility to keep these places Rhododendron good shape. The topiary is always after flowering and in September can be easily cut again, but you get the fresh buds.
The Satsuki azalea needs a sour and drained soil. The location for this plant should be of half shade to rather sunny. A good watering, especially during the flowering period and summer is absolutely necessary.
This Japanese Rhododendron has a frost resistance of up to -15 ° C
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Size: 150 cm - 200 cm Container plants all year plantable