Autumn Chiffon™ Encore® Azalea

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Petite, Pink Beauty with 3-Season Blooms

Autumn Chiffon™ Encore Azalea, (Rhododendron Robled' PP15862) , is known for its repeat bloom, sun tolerance and outstanding bi-colored blooms. These are small enough to fit in anywhere you'd like a splash of color. You could even place a few in containers for your outdoor living space.

As light and delicate as chiffon, your Autumn Chiffon Encore Azalea offers blooms of supreme delicacy. Each 3-inch, trumpet-like blossom features an elegant, soft-pink shade with a freckled splash of darker pink at the center.

These marvels of nature begin to appear in spring, but you'll still enjoy them through summer and into fall as this Encore variety is a proven repeat bloomer. The glossy, evergreen foliage will continue even when the gorgeous blossoms have faded, a lively addition to your dreary, winter landscape.

It has an upright, rounded nature and is both heat and drought tolerant. Butterflies will adore your Autumn Chiffon, as will you when you see that its beauty is matched by its easy-care nature. It's even mildew and disease resistant!

If you love Azaleas, but don't have much room...or if you wish Azaleas bloomed all summer long...then Autumn Chiffon Encore Azalea is for you. This remarkable Encore variety will provide you with an abundance of attractions for its diminutive size. Plant one today and see why Autumn Chiffon is beloved of gardeners everywhere.

  • Repeat Blooming Bi-Color Flowers
  • Evergreen
  • Heat & Drought Tolerant
  • Great Container Size

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

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

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 .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters 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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From To S&H
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 Chiffon™ Encore® Azalea Is Suited to Grow in Zones 7-9
Growing Zones 7-9
More Information
Brand Encore Azaleas
Botanical Name Rhododendron Robled' PP15862
Mature Height 2 - 3 feet
Mature Spread 2 - 3 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Shade
Soil Average
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink/Dark Pink Center
Foliage Evergreen
Fall Color Evergreen
Pollinator Friendly Yes