Area of origin: Japan. Adult Dimensions: Height up to 0.9m, width up to 0.9m (2.9'). Foliage: Evergreen. Green, reddening in autumn. Soil type: Dislikes lime and soil that is too wet. Mix in other matter to avoid the soil being too heavy. Hardiness: Tolerant to -15°C. Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
The Azalea Japonica “Ward’s Ruby” has a very beautiful dark red blossom in April and May. On its own or in a border this beautiful shrub will create a focal point in your garden. Azaleas can also be planted in a container.