Azalea 'Girard's Scarlet'
Size: 15-18 inch
Growth Habit: 24 inches high x 30 inches wide in 10 years
USDA Zone: 6b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Aladdin' x 'El Capitan')
Hybrid Group: Girard
Comments: Flowers, up to three inches across, are a strong red with a darker blotch. Petals are rounded and slightly wavy. In fall the glossy leaves turn a rich mahogany color.