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Rhododendron indicum 'Dixie Beauty' /Dixie Beauty Azalea

Rhododendron indicum 'Dixie Beauty'  / Rhododendron indicum 'Dixie Beauty'
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Flowers and foliage

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Rich color of flowers

A bold color among azaleas

Deep red color

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Scientific Name: Rhododendron indicum 'Dixie Beauty'
Common Name: Dixie Beauty Azalea
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Landscape Categories: Azaleas and Rhododendrons
Comments: Being a sport of the 'Formosa' azalea this azalea grows very large over time. It produces deep rosy-pink flowers and has rich green foliage throughout the year. It may not be as cold hardy as some of the other Indian or southern azaleas.