How to Care for Azaleas : Prepping the Azalea Plants By Loosening Roots

March 6, 2011 by Mario  
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How to prep the azaleas by loosening the roots explained by a horticulturist in this free botany video. Expert: Jose Zuniga Bio: Jose’s experience with gardening comes from growing up around his grandfather, who was an avid gardener and farmer. Filmmaker: Grady Johnson

How to Care for Azaleas : Planting the Azaleas

July 7, 2010 by Mario  
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The best methods and tips for planting the azaleas into the soil explained by a horticulturist in this free botany video. Expert: Jose Zuniga Bio: Jose’s experience with gardening comes from growing up around his grandfather, who was an avid gardener and farmer. Filmmaker: Grady Johnson

Briarpatch – Wild Azaleas

June 25, 2010 by Mario  
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This field trip is to The Cypress Pond to see something unusual and pretty. Here in The Deep South we experienced record freezes and a delayed spring. Most years the evergreen azaleas bloom first and then the native “wild” azaleas (Rhododendron canescens) follow a few weeks later. This year the sequence is reversed – the last is first and the first, last.

Gardening Tips : How to Plant Azaleas

May 9, 2010 by Mario  
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Plant azaleas in the fall, covering the plant up to the top of the root line and providing lots of full sun, good draining and heavy watering. Use rocks or a raised garden bed to plant azaleas, in order to provide enough drainage, withtips from a sustainable gardener in this free video gardening. Expert: Yolanda Vanveen Contact: www.vanveenbulbs.com Bio: Yolanda Vanveen is sustainable gardener who lives in Kalama, Wash. Filmmaker: Daron Stetner

Flower Gardening : How to Grow Healthy Azaleas

February 20, 2010 by Mario  
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Healthy azaleas can be grown in a raised bed underneath a canopy of pine trees, as they need moisture but will rot out if the ground is too wet. Learn the tricks to growing azaleas withhelpful tips from a sustainable gardener in this free video on growing flowers. Expert: Yolanda Vanveen Contact: www.vanveenbulbs.com Bio: Yolanda Vanveen is a third-generation flower grower and sustainable gardener who lives in Kalama, Wash. She is the owner of vanveenbulbs.com. Filmmaker: Daron Stetner