Garden Ideas

Your Entry Walk is a Canvas: How to Transform Your Walkway Using Encore® Azaleas

Your Entry Walk is a Canvas: How to Transform Your Walkway Using Encore® Azaleas

Tips and ideas to transform your walkway into an unforgettable experience for visitors with Encore® Azalea.

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Grasses: Perfect Planting Companions for Encore® Azaleas on the West Coast

Grasses: Perfect Planting Companions for Encore® Azaleas on the West Coast

Advice for selecting companion plants for Encore Azaleas on the West Coast.

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Tagging Encore® Azaleas: How to make permanent markers for your plants

Tagging Encore® Azaleas: How to make permanent markers for your plants

Create tags for your plants that stand up to the elements.

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Bi-Colored Encore® Azaleas – A Designer’s Delight

Bi-Colored Encore® Azaleas – A Designer’s Delight

Inspiration and tips for gardening with bi-color Encore Azaleas

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Get your garden started! Encore® Azalea bloom charts

Get your garden started! Encore® Azalea bloom charts

Get the garden of your dreams with a little help from the Encore Azalea bloom times and bloom quantities charts

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Encore® Azalea’s Sunny Disposition: Exposure Guide

Encore® Azalea’s Sunny Disposition: Exposure Guide

Learn how to properly locate your Encore Azaleas, so you will enjoy maximum performance and bloom production.…

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Celebrate Easter with Encore® Azaleas

Celebrate Easter with Encore® Azaleas

Create memories and a photo-worthy landscape with Encore Azaleas in the colors of Easter

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Passionate for Pink Encore® Azaleas

Passionate for Pink Encore® Azaleas

Inspiration and tips for gardening with pink Encore Azaleas

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Let the newest Red Encore® Azaleas put excitement in your landscape

Let the newest Red Encore® Azaleas put excitement in your landscape

Tips for selecting and gardening with red Encore Azalea

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Create Wreaths and Swags with Encore® Azaleas

Create Wreaths and Swags with Encore® Azaleas

Create a wreath or swag using Encore Azaleas in just a few simple steps...

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Add vibrant color to a green landscape with Encore® Azaleas

Add vibrant color to a green landscape with Encore® Azaleas

Instead of boxwoods, give colorful Encore® Azaleas a try!

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Encore® Azaleas: More of What You Love

Encore® Azaleas: More of What You Love

Why settle for blooms just once a year when you can enjoy them again and again?

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Top 5 Home Colors and Encores that Look Great with Them

Top 5 Home Colors and Encores that Look Great with Them

Increase your curb appeal by choosing Encore Azaleas to coordinate with the colors of your home.

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Encore® Azalea Bloom Times

Encore® Azalea Bloom Times

When Will my Encore Azaleas Bloom?

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Top 5 Cures For a Gardener’s Winter Blues

Top 5 Cures For a Gardener’s Winter Blues

Banish the Blues

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Why Encore Azaleas Have Become Designer Favorites

Why Encore Azaleas Have Become Designer Favorites

As a certified horticulturalist and professional landscape designer I am frequently asked to recommend easy…

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10 Best Uses for Encore Azaleas by Size

10 Best Uses for Encore Azaleas by Size

Scale & Structure: Best uses for Encore® Azaleas by size

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Recipe for a Gorgeous Encore® Azalea Container Garden

Recipe for a Gorgeous Encore® Azalea Container Garden

Encore Azaleas provide you with many opportunities for bringing multi-seasonal color to your porch, patio, or…

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Bring the Beauty Indoors: How to decorate with Encore Azaleas

Bring the Beauty Indoors: How to decorate with Encore Azaleas

Tips for fall tablescaping with Encore Azaleas

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Tailgating with Encore® Azaleas

Tailgating with Encore® Azaleas

Use Encore Azaleas to add a splash of color to your tailgate party.

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Creative Pruning: From Encore® Azalea to Instant Bonsai

Creative Pruning: From Encore® Azalea to Instant Bonsai

How to create a Bonsai from an Encore® Azalea

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America’s Most Desperate Landscape 2016

America’s Most Desperate Landscape 2016

See before and after photos from this year's yard makeover.

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Encore Azaleas at the HGTV Spring House

Encore Azaleas at the HGTV Spring House

Take a look at how Encore Azaleas added a perfect punch of color to the entry way of the HGTV Spring House.

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DIY Mailbox Garden

DIY Mailbox Garden

Up the appeal of your home with a mailbox garden!

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Classic Design: Encore® Azaleas Under A Pine Tree Canopy

Classic Design: Encore® Azaleas Under A Pine Tree Canopy

How to grow Encore® Azaleas under a pine tree canopy

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Encore Azalea Color Pairings

Encore Azalea Color Pairings

It's spring and color inspiration is everywhere!

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Striking Combinations: Try These Companion Plants for Autumn Fire™

Striking Combinations: Try These Companion Plants for Autumn Fire™

3 ways to pair plants with Autumn Fire™

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Autumn Fire™

Autumn Fire™

Learn more about this exciting, true-red variety of Encore Azalea.

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Your Front Porch is a Canvas - Rose Quartz & Blue

Your Front Porch is a Canvas - Rose Quartz & Blue

Incorporate these hot colors!

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Your Front Porch is a Canvas - Turquoise & Pink

Your Front Porch is a Canvas - Turquoise & Pink

Make it a masterpiece with Encore Azalea!

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Bring the Beauty Indoors

Bring the Beauty Indoors

Bring the Beauty Indoors with a Snip & Clip Garden!

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Create a Mailbox Garden

Create a Mailbox Garden

Want to incorporate reblooming shrubs to dress up your mailbox? Look no further than Encore Azalea.

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History Revisited

History Revisited

Encore® Azalea teams up with Southern Living® to re-create anniversary cover

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Top 10 Reasons to Love Encore Azaleas

Top 10 Reasons to Love Encore Azaleas

We’re In Love: Top 10 reasons you will be, too

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Include Autumn Fire™ in Your Garden Plans

Include Autumn Fire™ in Your Garden Plans

Encore® Azalea’s Autumn Fire™ is a bold garden addition that enhances landscapes year-round with true red…

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Create your own Encore® Azalea Container Garden!

Create your own Encore® Azalea Container Garden!

The sky is the limit with these impressive reblooming azaleas! Create your Encore Azalea container garden today.

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Attract Pollinators with Encore Azaleas

Attract Pollinators with Encore Azaleas

Learn how to attract more pollinators to your garden with Encore Azalea.

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Versatility Expands Usage for Encore® Azalea

Versatility Expands Usage for Encore® Azalea

In the more than two decades that Encore Azaleas have been tested in gardens and nurseries across the Southeast,…

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Encore® Azalea 101: A Crash Course on Flower Families

Encore® Azalea 101: A Crash Course on Flower Families

With the addition of new varieties, the possibilities for creating beautiful banks of color in your garden with…

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Get More Curb Appeal with Encore® Azaleas

Get More Curb Appeal with Encore® Azaleas

Curb appeal, the term realtors use to refer to the allure of a front yard and entryway, is important when selling…

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Landscaping with Encore® Azaleas

Landscaping with Encore® Azaleas

From their first leaves and flower buds in late winter/early spring through the first hard freeze in autumn,…

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Container Envy: Eye-catching Ways to Use Encore® Azaleas

Container Envy: Eye-catching Ways to Use Encore® Azaleas

A simple, but impactful way to employ Encore Azaleas outside the landscape is by utilizing containers. Strategic…

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How to Choose Encore® Azalea Color Patterns

How to Choose Encore® Azalea Color Patterns

Tips for choosing the right hues of Encore Azalea to complement your home.

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Make a Move: How to Transplant Your Encore® Azaleas

Make a Move: How to Transplant Your Encore® Azaleas

Fall is an ideal time to transplant Encore® Azaleas. Follow these steps to ensure optimum plant health.

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Falling for Azaleas: Tips for decorating with Encore® Azaleas this fall

Falling for Azaleas: Tips for decorating with Encore® Azaleas this fall

Fall is not only the best time to plant Encore Azaleas, it is also a great time to use them to decorate. Here…

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How to make your leaves work for your garden

How to make your leaves work for your garden

Learn how to use fallen leaves to mulch and protect your plants from extreme temperatures

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Plant for Success: Encore® Azalea inventor Buddy Lee shares five fall planting tips

Plant for Success: Encore® Azalea inventor Buddy Lee shares five fall planting tips

Expert fall planting advice for Encore® Azaleas, from inventor Buddy Lee

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Discover the Benefits of Planting Encore® Azaleas in Fall

Discover the Benefits of Planting Encore® Azaleas in Fall

Learn why fall is the optimal time to plant Encore Azaleas to ensure garden success in years to come

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Make it an Encore® Wedding!

Make it an Encore® Wedding!

Wedding season is upon us, and with it comes an ideal opportunity to use the beauty and long-lasting blooming…

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New Varieties for 2014

New Varieties for 2014

Check out what's new for 2014 and learn about the four newest Encore® Azaleas!

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A Growing Gift that Keeps on Giving

A Growing Gift that Keeps on Giving

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Pair Edibles with Eye-Catching Encore® Azaleas

Pair Edibles with Eye-Catching Encore® Azaleas

Try containers with dwarf Encore Azaleas and edibles for a functional and beautiful solution to small garden…

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Holiday Decorating with Encore® Azaleas

Holiday Decorating with Encore® Azaleas

Spice things up this holiday season – decorate with Encore Azaleas...

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The Best-selling Reblooming Azalea on the Market Today

The Best-selling Reblooming Azalea on the Market Today

Find out why Encore Azaleas are the best-selling, re-blooming azalea on the market...

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From the Kitchen to the Garden: Learn How to Create Compost

From the Kitchen to the Garden: Learn How to Create Compost

Support your garden with an easy, inexpensive and organic solution – compost!

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How to Collect Rainwater for Irrigating Your Garden

How to Collect Rainwater for Irrigating Your Garden

Conserve water and irrigate your garden inexpensively by creating a rainwater collection system. Here's how…

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How to Protect Your Landscape from Deer

How to Protect Your Landscape from Deer

Here are some methods to discourage hungry deer from dining in your garden.

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Green Gardening – Organic Supplements for Azaleas

Green Gardening – Organic Supplements for Azaleas

Help preserve the environment and keep your azaleas looking their best with these green gardening tips...

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The 1-2-3 Approach to Color

The 1-2-3 Approach to Color

Follow these steps to mix and match your way to the ultimate Encore Azalea landscape filled with bold, beautiful…

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Easy Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Easy Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Encore® Azaleas are the gift that keeps on giving

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Encore® Azalea Gardening Essentials

Encore® Azalea Gardening Essentials

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