Bred for cold tolerance and a rounded growth, the Autumn Lilac Encore Azalea adds a distinctiveness to any garden. The evergreen foliage is the perfect backdrop for the dazzling lavender blooms with dark purple freckles. With a 3' height and 3.5' spread, this purple azalea can be used in mass plantings for a stunning appearance. The single 2" blooms are showy. This plant is hardy in zones 6a, 6b, 7, 8, 9 - making this azalea excellent for Northeast AR and Southeast MO. Azalea x 'Robles' is pateneted - PP#22762. Photo was provided by www.encoreazalea.com. Status: available at Adams Nursery & Landscaping in Paragould AR.