Azalea 'Northern Hi-Lights'
Northern Hi-Lights Azalea, Northern Hi-Lights Hardy Azalea, Northern Hi-Lights Rhododendron
- Main interest:
- showy spring flowers, fall foliage
- full sun to partial shade
- Soil humidity:
- moist soil
- Flower colour:
- creamy white, yellow
- Mildly fragrant
- Flowering period:
- April to May
- green, burgundy in the fall
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 4b: -31.5 °C (-25 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 5 ft (1.5 m) width: 5 ft (1.5 m)
- specimen, foundation, hedge, mass planting
Enjoy the Azalea 'Northern Hi-Lights' from early spring through to fall. Welcome spring in April and May with a showy profusion of creamy white and yellow flowers. The intense trumpet-shaped blooms almost cover the entire low-growing shrub. The foliage remains green throughout the season turning burgundy tones in the fall. Hardy to zone 4b, this tidy shrub is very hardy and pairs well with a Chaenomeles Japanese Quince to liven up shrub borders. Northern Hi-Lights Deciduous Azalea foliage is mildew resistant.
Synonym(s): Azalea x 'Northern Hi-Lights', Azalea hybrid 'Northern Hi-Lights', Rhododendron x 'Northern Hi-Lights', Rhododendron hybrid 'Northern Hi-Lights', Rhododendron 'Northern Hi-Lights', Azalea hybrid 'Northern Hi-Lights'
Also known as: Deciduous Azalea