Girard's Pleasant White Azalea

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If your garden is lacking a show-stopping display of elegant flowers each spring, then Girard's Pleasant White Azalea (Rhododendron x 'Girard's Pleasant White') lights up your garden with a dreamy display of blooms! Bees and pollinators are sure to appreciate the early spring feast!

This plant dazzles day in and day out with its early spring show of flowers that should be described as more than just ‘pleasant’. Rather, these are luminous blossoms with clusters of long stamen that resemble white sparks flying out of the centers! Plus, they rebloom later in the season for an encore!

A broadleaf evergreen beauty performs amazingly compared to other Azalea in cooler climates. Its loveliness rivals, if not surpasses, the well-known Gardenia. In fact, Girard's Pleasant White Azalea is one of the showiest flowering plants in early spring! Plus Girard’s kicks things up a notch and adds a pleasant scent!

Planting and Application:

Because it grows well in the dappled shade, Girard's is a great addition to woodland gardens or at the edge of the woods, under larger trees and shrubs. The white flowers really will pop when mixed among the shadows and dark green undertones. Lovely in shady mixed borders and cottage gardens or as a low foundation plant.

Plant one of the most glorious hedges you've ever seen with a row of White Azalea! They produce a thickly branched, dense hedge for extra privacy. Creating both lovely, carefree informal hedges or dramatic formal rows. Small enough for containers and around patios, Azalea adds grace anywhere! The snowy-white blooms are lovely additions to a Moon garden. Placed near a patio, deck, or wherever you might enjoy them most at night.

  • Reblooming - Delicate, Showy White Flowers
  • Attractive Deep-Green Foliage
  • Beautiful Foundation Plant
  • Pollinators Love Them
  • Fragrant Early Spring Blooms

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Winter hardy in colder climates from growing zones 5 and up. Azalea tend to be heavy bloomers and produce loads of large-flowered elegance! Prune after spring flowering and ‘mound-up’ the roots with plenty of mulch.

  • Great Plant for Partial Shade
  • Broadleaf Evergreen - SemiEvergreen
  • Wide Range of Soil Types
  • Seldom Damaged by Deer
  • Even Moisture & Adapts to Many Soil Types

If you adore unforgettable clusters of showy flowers, add a Girard's Pleasant White Azalea to your garden. Better yet, add several, and fill your spring with more blooms than most gardeners can imagine! Order your dreamy Girard’s from the expert growers at Nature Hills today!

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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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Girard's Pleasant White Azalea Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5 - 8
Growing Zones 5 - 8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Azalea x 'Girard's Pleasant White'
Type Broad-Leaved Evergreen
Mature Height 2 feet
Mature Spread 2 - 3 feet
Sun Exposure Partial Shade
Soil Well-Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Flowering
Fragrant Yes