"The deciduous azaleas are native to the Southeast. Aren't we lucky! This looks like a beautiful cultivar however, and probably not one you would see in the wild. Bred for the color, bloom count and overall beauty I suspect...perhaps…"
"Hi Shelley. Glad you asked. Hope you can grow these. That one is Marshmallow, the old fashioned large flowered variety. It actually has the faintest touch of pink in the center of all those skirts. . ."