- Partial Sun to Full Sun (At Least 5 Hours of Direct Sunlight)
- Height 2.5 - 3 Feet
- Width 3 - 4 Feet
- Growing Zones 6-9
Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azaleas (Rhododendron hybrid) bloom in the spring with true white flowers that are double. After a rest, they begin reblooming in mid-summer and bloom until frost. The plants are also resistant to lace bugs. It was bred by Dr. Tom Ranney and his team at NCSU.
Native to Asia, Europe, and North America, the Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azalea is hardy to 6b. If used in zone 6b, the shrub should be planted in a sheltered place. This neat, mounded, semi-evergreen, shrub can be used as a border plant, edging, landscape, massed planting or specimen plant.
Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azalea Care
Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azaleas should be planted in full sun to part-sun. They should be fertilized when new growth is just starting in the spring and again after the spring bloom. Use a rose fertilizer. Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azaleas take an average amount of water. You will have to water them weekly during the first year as their roots are not established. This plant likes acidic soil and will not grow in alkaline soil.
Perfecto Mundo Azaleas bloom in the spring on old wood. Then the plant blooms in the summer & early fall on new wood. Do not prune until after the spring bloom stops. Cut off the old wood and the azaleas will branch out and flower more after they rest.
Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azalea Spacing
Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azaleas are stocky plants that grow 30-36 inches tall and 36-48 inches wide. To make sure they have enough room to spread out, space them 30-36 inches apart.
Perfecto Mundo® Double White Azalea Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 6-9
|Plant Type: Shrub
|Sunlight Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun
|Mature Height: 2.5 - 3 Feet
|Mature Width: 3 - 4 Feet
|Plant Spacing: 3 - 4 Feet
|Growth Habit: Mounded
|Flower Color(s): White
|Seasonal Interest: Spring, Summer & Fall
|Foliage Type: Evergreen
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Resists: Disease, Lace Bug
|Features: Foliage Interest, Continuous Blooming or Reblooming
|Uses: Accent, Border, Container, Foundation, Mixed Garden Bed, Woodland Garden, Edging Plant, Mass Planting
|Plant Brand: Proven Winners
|Botanical/Scientific Name: Rhododendron x 'NCRX5' USPPAF, Can PBRAF
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.