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mattytun
Old 31-05-2012, 6:22 PM
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Hi can anyone help me please, I bought this "Azalea" 3 years ago the first year it was a mass of red flowers at this time of year but last year and this year its looking like its lost some leaves plus there is less and less flowers

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Old 01-06-2012, 1:47 PM
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have you fed it? If not, feed it and keep it watered but not waterlogged.
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Azaleas set their flowers immediately after flowering. If by any chance you pruned it you will have cut off the following year's flowers. I would also recommend a good feed also.
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Starting too look like mine and my dads. We have very heavy clay soil and the azaleas prefer a well drained acidic soil.

They need a good feed every now and then and if you have a very alkaline or neutral soil make sure it's an acidic feed.

Mine look much happier this year with all the extra rain too!
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Thanks for your help
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