Azalea hybrid 'Bixby'

Azalea


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Low growing, compact dwarf variety
  • Numerous dark red buds open to magenta flowers in spring
  • Cold hardy; developed in Massachusetts
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cold Tolerant
Cold Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Garden
Garden
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Native
Native



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in sun / part shade 

Prune after flowering if desired

Great as a foundation planting


Height: 18-24 in
Bloom Color: Magenta
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Evergreen
  • Low Maintenance
  • Edging
  • Border or Bed
  • Ground Cover
  • Garden
  • Cold Tolerant
  • Native

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained