Azalea Plants
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are azaleas saltwater tolerant

Zone CHARLESTON , SC , 29412 | LOUSELL3 added on April 30, 2015 | Answered

I live in the marsh. Can azaleas be planted close to the marsh, which is sometimes covered in saltwater?

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shelley
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Answered on April 30, 2015

Unfortunately, azaleas are one of those plants that do not tolerate salt water. However, here is an article that will give you salt resistant plant choices:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/seaside/gardening-salt-water-soil.htm

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