Area of origin: Japan. Adult Dimensions: Height up to 2m (6.6'),width up to 1.50m (4.9'). Foliage: Evergreen. Soil type: Dislikes lime and soil that is too wet. Mix other matter in to avoid soil that is too heavy. Hardiness: Tolerant to -15°C. Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Properties and uses:
The Azalea Japonica “Bengal fire” displays a beautiful blossom of fiery red flowers in early May. Planted alone or in a border this beautiful shrub creates a stunning display in your garden. Azaleas can also be planted in a container.