"Patricia, in the book I have which covers Azaleas by Stirling Macoboy, he advises that they can be easily grown from 2" cuttings taken in Autumn/Fall and cuttings kept under glass. Hope this is of some help to you."
"Patricia, the method described in this video is exactly what I use to gather the cuttings. For a rooting medium, there are lots of choices and some good discussions on what some of us use in recent posts in the main propagation forum. …"
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"I agree....they are a beautiful species of butterfly. I checked Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA) site and they do show it as a species for your area, too, so perhaps this year will be the year? :)"