Plant Care Early Azalea

Early Azalea

Also known as

Rhododendron prinophyllum and early azalea

Taxonomy

Rhododendron prinophyllum
Rhododendron
Ericaceae
Ericales

How to care for Early Azalea

Water

How often to water your Early Azalea

Water needs for Early Azalea
0.5 cups
every 9

Early Azalea needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Early Azalea in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Early Azalea: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Early Azalea love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Early Azalea does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Early Azalea

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Early Azalea: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Early Azalea after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Early Azalea

Early Azalea


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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