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Autumn Empress™

Rhododendron hybrid 'CONLES' PBR

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Autumn Empress™ is a heat tolerant Azalea with medium pink flowers
    Autumn Empress™ Rhododendron is a heat tolerant Azalea with a medium mounding growth habit.

    It is a repeat bloomer with heavy summer flowering. Autumn Empress™ Rhododendron has beautiful semi-double, medium pink blooms with dark green foliage.
  • Heat and cold tolerant Azalea
  • Semi-double pink blooms
  • Repeat bloomer
  • Plant Attributes

    • Height Range: 0.5 to 1m
    • Spread: 0.5 to 1m
    • Position: Full Sun, Semi Shade
    • Plant Use(s): Borders, Mass Planting, Feature Plant
    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Subtropical
      • Arid
      • Temperate
      • Cool
    • Flowering Time(s): Summer
    • Flower Colour: Pink

    How to use

    Ideal for specimen planting, mass planting and in gardens and borders.

    How it works


    Full sun to part shade. Tolerates frost and moderate drought (as the plant matures it becomes more drought tolerant). Prefers well drained soils.

    Care Instructions

    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.