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Q.How do you grow Azalea plants?

Zone 46324 | Anonymous added on October 30, 2020 | Answered

I live in zone 5 and have tried multiple times to grow an azalea plant to no avail. I plant them in the sun or in the shade and nothing. What am I doing wrong?

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Answered on November 2, 2020

Make sure you are buying azaleas that are cold hardy to zone 5. Many are only hardy from zones 6 to 9. Plant your azalea so that the root ball is level with the ground, in acidic soil. Here's an article that will help:


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