Series: Northern Light Series

Azalea x 'Northern Hi-Lights'

Northern Hi-Lights Hardy Azalea

Categories: Shrubs

Large creamy white flowers with a startling bright yellow flare in the upper half of the flower and mildew resistant foliage that emerges with a bronzy tone. An addition to the super-hardy Northern Lights series from the University of Minnesota

More About Azalea x 'Northern Hi-Lights'

  • very hardy azalea
  • breed for the northern climate
  • fragrant spring blooms
  • seedlings from a cross of Rhododendron x kosteranum X Rhododendron prinophyllum

 Its leaves have some resistance to mildew and turn red and burgundy in fall. D

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4-6 ft


4-5 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Azalea x 'Northern Hi-Lights' Characteristics


  • Good for Shady Sites
  • Mass Plant
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Fragrant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Spring
  • Re-bloomer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Flower Color

  • White
  • Yellow


  • Upright
  • Spreading