Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs
Rhododendron 'Ribbon Candy'
Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs is a dense, slightly taller than wide flowering shrub with thick, bluish-green leaves. In mid to late June the flower buds open and create a stunning display of pink, star shaped fragrant. Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs is very easy to grow and are perfect for naturalizing in semi-shaded woodland gardens.
|1 Gallon Pot||$29.95|
|2 Gallon Pot||$45.95|
|Espoma Bio-Tone Plus Starter Plus||$14.95|
|Mature Height:||6 to 8 feet|
|Mature Width:||4 to 5 feet|
|Classification:||Broad Leaved deciduous shrub, Summer flowering|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun to Part Shade|
|Habit:||Upright, great for naturalizing|
|Foliage:||Dark Green turning Dark red to orange in the Fall|
|Flower Color:||Fragrant pink with white stripes|
|Pruning Season:||Prune in late summer after flowering but rarely needed|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained slightly acidic soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||Tolerates moist soil and partial shade or full sun. Full sun brings out the best fall color. Will adapt to drier sites|
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Dark pink buds of Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs open to pink with white stripes, like ribbon candy with a yellow blotch. These are deciduous azaleas and are perfect for planting along the edge of the woods.
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The Foliage of Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs is dark green with a slight twist and turns beautiful shades of burgundy, red and orange in autumn.
We suggest when planting your newly purchased Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs plants that you dig a hole twice as wide as the root system but not deeper. Depending on the quality of your existing soil you may need to add a locally sourced compost or topsoil to the back-fill soil. We do not recommend using straight topsoil or compost as a back-fill soil because more times than not these products will retain entirely to much moisture and will cause the root system to rot. Adding compost or topsoil will help the young feeder roots of Azalea Ribbon Candy Shrubs to spread through the loose, nutrient rich soil, much easier than if you used solely the existing soil which more times than not will be hard and compacted. The most common cause of plant death after transplanting is planting the new plant to deep. That is why we do not recommend planting in a hole any deeper than the soil line of the plant in the pot. A good rule is that you should still be able to see the soil the plant was grown in after back-filling the hole.