Azalea Plants
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What are these newly planted evergreen bush?

Zone AMHERST, MA | shschill added on December 3, 2018 | Answered

We have two newly planted evergreen bushes near our condo, and I am wondering what they are. Also, I want to thank all of you who have answered my questions in the past. You are a great group!

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BushDoctor
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Answered on December 5, 2018

They are Azalea, or Rhododendron. These have recently been reclassified together into one group, so you can now take your pick on what to call them! There is a little trick to knowing exactly which is which, but it requires looking at how many stamen there are per flower. Either 1, or 2. That's it.

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