Entries Tagged as 'Azalea'

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

People Enjoy Rhododendrons and Azaleas in TheGardenLady’s Garden

Rhododendrons and azalea by London looks In the last two posts(here and here), TheGardenLady talked about the hellebores and peonies in her garden, flowers that make people  stop and ooh and aah.  Today she will talk about some more flowers in her garden that have the WOW factor.   These flowers are rhododendrons and azaleas. Rhododendron […]

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Callaway Gardens: Weekend Azalea Getaway

Azaleas by Wilson (Army Gal) Are you an azalea lover? Would you like to to see what is billed as the world’s largest azalea display? The azalea display is at Callaway Gardens located in Georgia. This beautiful garden was conceived and created by Cason J. Callaway and his wife Virginia Hand Callaway for the benefit […]

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Now is a Great Time to Plant Azaleas

‘Autumn Sunset’ and ‘Autumn Embers’ Encore Azaleas by pawightm Fall is an ideal time to plant azaleas as well as Encore Azaleas! See here. Plant azaleas as well as Encore Azaleas in fall to enjoy flowers until first frost and allow time for roots to establish without damage from extreme temperatures. In some areas, summer […]

Friday, June 11th, 2010

Do Hydrangeas, Lilies and Dahlias Love Sun?

Face to the sun by Quiltsalad TheGardenLady received this question from Kareena. I had someone plant flowers in my garden. I told them the types of flowers I like (dahlias, lilies, tulips). There are already 3 azalea bushes there. They planted 3 hydrangeas, 4 lilies, 4 dahlias. There is sun all day because I am […]

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

Planting Azaleas and Rhododendron

Azaleas & Rhododendrons by Stones 55 Spring is a great time to plant azaleas and rhododendron. If you can’t plant them in the spring, early Fall planting is also recommended. When you buy rhododendrons or azaleas, make sure you give them a good drink. They can remain in the pot or burlap for a long […]

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Planting Encore Azaleas in November in Dallas

TheGardenLady received this question from Skye: Is it okay to plant Encore Azaleas (Autumn Sangria) in November in Dallas or do I need to wait until Spring? Here is the answer from the spokespeople from Encore Azalea to this question: Fall is a great time to plant, allowing the roots to get established during the […]

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Why Grass Might be Difficult to Grow

TheGardenLady received this question on a post about acidic soil from Todd. My yard had many oak trees in it. I have stopped letting leaves sit so I can start a decent yard.  Could this be the reason grass is so difficult to grow? If you want grass to grow on a lawn, it is […]

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Shade Loving Plants

TheGardenLady received this question from Kevin. I have a very small front area, very small, 2′x25′ with very little sun. I was thinking about some kind of ornamental grass for height and some other colorful flowers.  Any ideas? In order to give you a more precise answer, TheGardenLady would need to know your temperature zone […]

Friday, June 12th, 2009

Creating a Meditation Garden – Part III – Adding Color

This is the third post in a three part series on creating a meditation garden.  You can see the first post about creating a meditation garden here, where I discussed some questions you need to answer first before you start building a meditation garden.  In the second post on meditation gardens, I talked about creating […]

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

Winter Care for Encore Azaleas

TheGardenLady received a comment on her post Summer Care for Encore Azaleas from Mr. Gulius. What should I do to my Encore Azaleas during winter month? TheGardenLady sent this question o the people at Encore Azalea, and this is their answer: As your Encores mature and get more established in their environment, they will be […]