Golden Lights Hardy Azalea
- SKU: 80410
- For each offer ordered, get 1 potted plant
- Zones: 4 - 8. Hardy to -30° F.
- Height: 3 - 5 feet.
- Light Required: Full sun to partial shade.
Golden Lights Hardy Azalea
- Unit of Measure1 potted plant
- FormDeciduous, upright form.
- LightFull sun to partial shade.
- Height3 - 5 feet.
- Spread3 - 4 feet.
- Spacing3 - 5 feet.
- Zones4 - 8. Hardy to -30° F.
- FoliageDark green foliage in Summer followed by a variable red Fall color. Plant looses it's foliage in Winter.
- Flower Form1 1/2 inch flowers appear in trusses of up to 12. Moderately fragrant.
- ColorGolden-yellow blossoms.
- BloomsLate Spring to early Summer for 2 to 3 weeks.
- Soil RequirementsWell-drained, humus enriched, acidic soil. 4.0 to 5.5 pH.
- Growth RateModerate growth rate.
- PruningPrune to shape and remove dead wood after flowering and before new flower buds form in mid-Summer.
- CommentsHardy azalea bred for Northern areas, developed for bud hardiness in Minnesota to survive rough Winters and has successfully proven to be very hardy. Branches are covered with large orange-yellow buds that open to bright yellow bloom trusses each Spring with a light fragrance. Somewhat rounded growth habit.
- Botanical NameRhododendron 'Golden Lights'.
- HeaderA Welcome Addition to Northern Gardens
- DepthPlant at the same depth as nursery planted.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.