Azalea Plants

Why Did My Azaleas Turn White?

JackieAnn added on April 22, 2015 | Answered

My azaleas used to be pink, but now they bloom in white only. What is wrong, and how do I correct this?

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Answered on April 22, 2015

Azalea bloom color can change as they age according to the Journal American Rhododendron Society:

Also, according to the Azalea Society of America, a mild phosphorus deficiency may result in reduced flowering and lighter than normal flower colors.

We also have an article on our website that discusses fading flower colors that may interest you and prove helpful:

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