Height: 1m
Spread: 80cm
Frost Tolerant
Full Sun
Moderate Watering
Part Shade

AUTUMN EMPRESS™ Rhododendron Hybrid ‘CONLES’

Autumn Empress has a medium mounding growth habit and is a repeat bloomer with heavy summer flowering. Autumn Empress has beautiful semi-double, medium pink blooms with dark green foliage. Along with the other Encore Azaleas, Autumn Empress is a heat and cold tolerant Azalea.


It prefers well drained soils, becomes moderately drought tolerant if watered well for the first year and more drought tolerant as it matures.


Top up water in dry periods and prune to shape after flowering.


Best planted during March-November.


  • Bird Attracting
  • Borders
  • Climber
  • Conifers
  • Containers
  • Deciduous Tree
  • Evergreen Tree
  • Exotic
  • Ferns
  • Foliage
  • Fragrant
  • Grasses
  • Ground Cover
  • Hedging
  • Indoor
  • Native
  • Ornamental Grasses
  • Ornamental Tree
  • Palms
  • Roses
  • Scented Flowers
  • Screening
  • Shade
  • Shrubs
  • Standard
  • Topiary

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