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15 Plants for the Yard

Below are 15 plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Encore Azalea x Roblea 'Autumn Princess'--Autumn Princess Azalea(4 of 15)

  • Unlike common azaleas, the Encore series is noted for its repeat bloom in the fall.
  • There are (at last count) approximately 21 cultivars in this line that range in color from red through pink to white with and without stripes.
  • Height: 3-5 feet
  • Width: 3-5 feet

    Hardy in USDA zones 7-9 (10):

  • Zone 7-10: Plant in fall; plant in light to partial shade with protection from hot afternoon sun; provide supplemental water during dry spells.

    Care for Autumn Princess Azalea:

  • Plant in light to partial shade.
  • Plant in rich garden soil that is moist, but well drained.

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