Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea blooms and foliage
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3-Season Vibrant Color

Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea, Azalea x 'Roblec', is known for its repeating blooms, sun tolerance and fall color. Plant one near your perennial bed for some height and color contrast, or use a few along your house for a vibrant hedge.

Your Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea is, just as the name implies, a delight in the cooler months. However, it also packs a lot of color and charm into its small stature spring through summer!

The show begins with a heavy bloom of semi-double flowers that span nearly 3 inches, their layered petals of pink perfection an eye-popping asset for your yard. Autumn Carnation's ruffled pink flowers are a perfect complement to the glossy foliage that is deep green for spring and summer, but resplendent in shades of purple for fall.

This is an Azalea that not only provides repeat blooms from spring through summer, but also features a lively autumn show. Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea has an upright habit, and is more sun tolerant than some other Azalea varieties. Autumn Carnation also has some cold tolerance and will do well in your yard or in containers on your patio.

Wildlife loves it, so you'll be sure to draw pollinators to your yard including the always lovely hummingbirds and butterflies.

There are many types of Azalea on the market today, but few as lovely and productive as Autumn Carnation. You can't go wrong with this heavy-blooming, spring variety that keeps blooming into winter and even provides a colorful fall display. Try one today and you'll see why Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea is such a popular Azalea for today's gardeners.

  • Repeat Blooming Pink Flowers
  • Autumn Color & Interest
  • Sun & Some Cold Tolerant
  • Works Well In Containers

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
3.5" Container Equal to .67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume
4" Container Equal to .87 dry quart / .96 dry liter in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Autumn Carnation Encore Azalea Is Suited to Grow in Zones 6-9
Growing Zones 6-9
More Information
Botanical Name Azalea ENCORE Autumn Carnation 'Roblec'
Foliage Evergreen
Mature Height 4 - 5 feet
Mature Spread 3 - 4 feet
Soil Type Average
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink
Fall Color Evergreen