Bright pink Weston's Parade azalea blooms with magenta accents
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Mezitt Family
Weston Nurseries, Hopkinton, MA, USA

‘Weston’s Parade’

Azalea

Rhododendron

'Weston's Parade'

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Bright pink Weston's Parade azalea blooms with magenta accents
  • Native
  • Fragrant
  • Summer blooming
Description

Rounded heads of true pink flowers adorn this plant from early to mid summer, adding a light vanilla fragrance to the garden. Mildew resistant deciduous foliage turns bronze-green and orange in fall.

USDA Zone 4b - 8 (-25°F/-31.7°C)

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Exposure Full sun, Part sun

Height 4 - 5'

Width 2 - 3'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Deciduous

Bloom Time Summer

Flower Color Pink

Foliage Color Green

Liner Sizes 2 1/4"

Soil Cool, acidic soils with abundant organic matter and good drainage are required.

Pruning Rarely needed; Prune after flowering if required.

Uses Woodland gardens; pollinator gardens; specimen; foundation plantings; mixed borders.

Growing Tips Best in filtered light all day long, especially in warmer areas. May be deciduous in cold climates, semi-evergreen in warm ones.