An unusually hardy and highly reliable evergreen shrub with rich lavender purple hose-in-hose flowers on a vigorous upright plant. Foliage becomes burgundy in fall. Showiest when planted in groups. An ideal spring blooming foundation shrub for beds and borders.
Azalea x 'Karen'
Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub
Prefers average to moist, well-drained acidic soil, rich in organic matter. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep root system. Evergreens prefer an acidic fertilizer.
- Partial Sun
- Partial Shade
Green foliage turns burgundy in fall.
Rich, lavender-purple blooms in Spring.
- Attracts Hummingbirds
- Attracts Butterflies
- Supports Naturalizing
- Shade Tolerant