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Azalea Blue Danube - 9cm Potted Shrub

  • Catalogue Code 5140-5174
  • Pack Contents: 1x 9cm Potted Shrub
  • Award-winning shrub variety
  • Evergreen, glossy leaves
  • Beautiful big flowers in big numbers in early summer
  • Great for garden beds and containers alike
  • Successful in sun and deep shade
  • Fully hardy in the UK
  • 9cm pot plants arriving at your door

Introduce Azalea Blue Danube to your garden, an award-winning evergreen shrub that gives you 365-day garden impact with its good-looking, glossy, green leaves and abundant blue-purple flowers in early summer.

Azalea Blue Danube grows neatly and forms a smart mound; it is ideal for planting in containers and flower beds alike and gives your garden a sense of structure and prestige. Planted in the deepest shade your Blue Danube shrub grows wells given it is planted in moist, ericaceous soil.

The generous profusion of flowers brings in useful pollinating insects like bees, adding movement and nature to your garden. The fact that bees pollinate flowers means that they are handy for nearby fruiting vegetables like beans, peas and tomatoes.

Useful Tip

We recommend that you plant low-growing flowers like snowdrops around your azalea shrubs. The vibrant white contrasts with the rich glossy leaves of your Blue Danube plant before it comes into flower in early summer.

Height
Up To: 70cm (28in)

Features

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Good in containers and pots
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Will flower well in partial sun

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Flowers
04-Apr-2019
Rating:3

One plant a bit "stringy" but the other seems OK. Bit too early to tell yet.

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We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.

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