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Autumn Angel Encore Azalea 
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The "Autumn Angel" Encore Azalea gives you an incredible show of snow-white blooms for three seasons. They explode with color when other azalea varieties quit on you.


Autumn Angel Encore Azalea

Only White Azalea that Blooms Spring Summer and Fall


Size: 3 Gallon

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Planting Mix
Planting Mix

Helps your Autumn Angel Encore Azalea get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Specially developed for plants that need a low pH. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels for acid loving plants. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.


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Transplant Fertilizer
DIEHARD™ Transplant - 2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using DIEHARD™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

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1 oz. Per Ft. High Bare Root Plant

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Presenting the Autumn Angel Azalea, guaranteed to provide a snowstorm of blooms… over and over from spring right through autumn. 

One of the newest hybrids from the “Encore” Azalea Collection… huge 3” wide blooms erupt in a blanket of crisp flowers. These blossoms are pure white and add brightness to any landscape. 

Imagine snow white blooms against the deep evergreen foliage… the perfect compliment to your other plants. This is a shrub whose beauty is unequaled with so many successions of blooms to enjoy. 

Plant in rows for a refreshing blast of spring that lasts up to 9 months… and will provide you with a source of scented cut flowers for your home. The blooms on Autumn Angel are just as pure and white as freshly fallen snow. What a plant, what a show! 

If you like the Encore Azalea Autumn Angel selection, you might also like to add one or more of her high colored cousins to heighten the effect of a colossal kaleidoscope of color outside the windows of your home. 

And you don’t have to fertilize Encore Azaleas … they do fine without any attention. However, if you want to see even more blooms, lightly fertilize. 

Fast Growing Trees Nursery grows your Encore Azaleas larger than most nurseries. Typically, these Azaleas are a year older than ones you’ll find elsewhere… but the benefits are obvious. The roots are well developed, and are ready to support rapid growth and heavy blooming when you plant them around your home. 

Be sure to order your Azaleas soon… the new “Encore” introduction was bigger than anyone anticipated, and we won’t have our Autumn Angels for much longer.

Growing Zones: 6-10

Mature Height: 3 ft.
Mature Width: 3 ft.
Sunlight: Full - Partial
Soil Conditions: Adaptable
Drought Tolerance: Good
Botanical Name: Azalea x 'Robleg'
Does not ship to: AZ
Growing Zones 6-10
This plant is recommended for zones: 6-10
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It's Easy to Plant your Autumn Angel Encore Azalea


Step 1 - Dig Your Hole

Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Autumn Angel Encore Azalea.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.



Step 2 - Place Your Plant

Next, separate the roots of your Autumn Angel Encore Azalea gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole

As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Autumn Angel Encore Azalea again after the transplant is complete.

To help retain some of that moisture, it's recommended that you place mulch around each plant to a depth of 2"-3" up to but not touching the trunk. Organic mulches such as wood chips also help to better soil structure as they decompose.

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Just purchased two autumn angels. It is winter here in Cape Coral, FL but it is quite warm. They have been in the ground for a few weeks, and already are blooming. Look lovely. Love this azalea. Thanks
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December 31, 2012
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just love
they are growing a little slow but its been really hot this year in gig harbor wa so to be expected I love that they flower all the time just beautiful but small
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July 28, 2015
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3 months ago
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Beautiful Plants
I was very happy with the quality of these plants. The shipping cartons were excellent & the plants were in perfect condition when they arrived!
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July 29, 2015
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ANGEL AZALEA
They seem to be doing well. I guess I have to wait til next to see how it blooms.
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July 24, 2015
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1 month ago
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7
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Nice Azalea
Good foundation planting along our walkway. We look forward to a spring bloom.
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July 24, 2015
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flowers
It is very nice - but it has not bloomed yet -- hopefully it will do so next Spring. I would sure like to see some flowers.
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July 26, 2015
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no flowers
thank you for letting me share my opinion, I got this azalea hoping to have white flowers all summer, but so far none. I thought it was to bloom way into the fall....that is what I was promised. I was going to buy 2 more for around the home, but will not as they do not bloom as promised.

Thank you.

Elaine
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July 26, 2015
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Maybe not correct plants?
I planted the two that I bought on June 9th. As of right now, there are no buds or flowers showing up. The plants look healthy. I used no fertilizer when I planted, only water. I spoke to your staff last week and was told to apply a phosphorous application. The one I used is 52% phosphorous. That was 10 days ago - no buds have shown up. There are strange looking mushrooms growing beneath these plants. There are none of these under two nearby azaleas which are spring bloomers. I think I was not sent the correct plants - they were labeled as Autumn Angel Encore Azaleas.
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July 29, 2015
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1 month ago
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how big do the plants come and about how fast do they grow a year?
laura on Dec 28, 2014
Best Answer: They are packed nicely in a shipping box, look great when arrived, however, they just are not doing well at all. Wish I could comment more favorably. I am in zone 7 and have had lots of rain plus frequent watering but right now my plants are sad looking. Would love helpful advice. Thanks
Reply · Report · Sylvia S on Jul 27, 2015
Does the shrub need alot of sunshine?
Linda T on Apr 15, 2015
Best Answer: Ideally, they should get 4-6 hours of direct sun with shade in the afternoon. The farther south you live, the more shade they will tolerate, especially in the afternoon; however, if they get too much shade, they will not rebloom in summer and fall. In the northern portion of their range, in zone 6 and northern 7, they will take full sun.
Reply · Report · KarenStaff on Jul 7, 2015
I planted these encore azaleas about a month ago. Winter weather set in with night temperature about 30 degrees. Both the Angel and Debutante are now brown and appear dead even though they are evergreen. Is this just shock or should I wait for spring to be sure? I wonder if planting more encores in spring would be better?
PapaFernley on Dec 9, 2014
We have a lot of deer. Do deer like to eat these?
Rick W on May 9, 2015
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Can encore azaleas be kept in a planter pot?
Nancy E on Apr 19, 2015
Best Answer: Yes, they take well to pot culture, and Autumn Angel, being one of the smaller varieties, is especially suited for container growing. When growing in a pot, you can support your Encore Azalea's continuous bloom by giving it plenty of water, fertilizer and bloom food. You will need a fairly large pot, 24 inches or larger, with good drainage.
Reply · Report · KarenStaff on Jul 7, 2015
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What is the best way too relocate an angel encore azaleas?
A shopper on Jun 18, 2014
Best Answer: Have your hole ready to go and larger than the plant and replace soil with good garden soil and vermiculite. Be sure to loosen the roots and then water with quality fertilizer and root stimulator to avoid transplant shock. Various products exist, I use Dyna gro KLN for transplant shock and then their basic solution and Protekt or foliage formula. Do this in the early spring, not after mid May as it is too hot and the plant needs time to readjust itself and re-root itself into the ground.
Reply · Report · Linda c on Jul 9, 2014
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How long before you have to plant them?
steph on Jun 15, 2014
Best Answer: I received my angel encore azaleas and kept them moist for three weeks before I planted them in the ground.
They are growing beautiful. I planted them last July and they are so much bigger this year and we had a very cold snowy winter.
Reply · Report · Janetdev on Jun 15, 2014
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Is the Autumn Angel Encore Azalea evergreen in SC?
A shopper on Oct 18, 2014
Best Answer: yes it is, it will be fine
Reply · Report · Brenda W on Oct 18, 2014
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How many are pack?
A shopper on Jul 28, 2014
Best Answer: I don't understand the question.
Reply · Report · Dennis M on Jul 29, 2014
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When do they flower? I live in southwest texas
A shopper on Jun 24, 2014
Best Answer: The start blooming in the Spring and last through the fall.
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are they deer resistant?
shawn on Jul 8, 2015
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Will Azalea plants grow in full shade in central Ga.? I am trying to find some kind of bush that has pretty blooms and will grow in full shade under some trees and around lots of tree roots.
keisha b on Jun 11, 2015
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Are the Azalea's evergreen?
Janice S on May 3, 2015
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can i plant the azelea in a planter container, if so how large does the container have to be?
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noble p on Apr 25, 2015
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I live in SE Michigan. If I order them now and plant them right away, when can I expect blooms?
Deborah G on Apr 25, 2015
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