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New dwarf azalea offers year round ornamental value

New dwarf azalea offers year round ornamental value

Easy to grow and resistant to heat and cold is Rhododendron Encore® Autumn Fire ('Roblez'). Year round you can enjoy this dwarf azalea which is about 75 centimetre high and wide. Encore® Autumn Fire flowers twice a year (spring and autumn) with bright red flowers. In winter, the foliage colours from shiny dark green to purple-bronze.

Encore® Autumn Fire grows well in a moist, well-drained soil in the sun or semi-shade. Due to its compact growth, Encore® Autumn Fire is very suitable for mass planting or for balcony or terrace. It is also a wonderful addition to the shrub border. Encore® Autumn Fire is hardy to minus 20 degree and is found by Robert 'Buddy' Lee of Plant Development Services Inc. from the United States.

Company profile

Plantipp is specialized in royalty management and represents breeders of ornamental plants worldwide. Currently, 250 varieties are managed and promoted by Plantipp in Europe, U.S.A., Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, China, Japan, Israel and South Africa. Plantipp has a passion for plants and respects its breeders.