What is the best time to plant azaleas?
In respect to this, where is the best place to plant azaleas?
Plant them in dense shade and they won't bloom. A good location is where they receive either dappled sun all day or sun in the morning and light shade in the afternoon. Good places might include spots under trees, or along the north side of your house.
Additionally, how far apart do you plant azaleas? All these must be factored in when deciding where to plant azaleas. If the mature plant will grow to: Under 3 Feet Tall - Space the plants 2 feet apart. 3 to 5 Feet Tall - Leave about 30 inches between each plant.
Likewise, people ask, is Miracle Grow good for azaleas?
Miracle-Gro Water Soluble Azalea, Camellia, Rhododendron Plant Food is a special plant food designed for acid-loving plants like azaleas, rhododendrons, camellias, dogwoods, magnolias, gardenias, orchids and all evergreens. It is rich in iron and other essential nutrients.
What to plant behind azaleas?
Among the most popular companion plants for Rhododendrons and Azaleas are Kalmia latifolia (Mountain Laurel) and Pieris japonica (Japanese andromeda). Both species are medium-size evergreen shrubs with great flower interest and they provide a textural contrast to Azaleas and Rhododendrons.