No. 13 - Azalea
Par 5 510 yards
The classic risk-reward hole became more challenging with a new tee added in 2002. A slight draw is required to get into position for the second shot to the par-5, but a tributary of the creek catches shots that come up short.
Significant changes since opening
- Tee moved back 20-25 yards, 2002
About the plant
- Flowering shrub - Hundreds of varieties (deciduous and evergreen); plant assortment to extend floral display from February to October
- Colors vary; tubular flowers with long stamens; evergreens are most colorful Spot it on the course
Where and how the plant grows
- Georgia's native azalea has yellow flowers.
- Size varies; can grow up to 8 feet high and 10 feet wide
- Filtered shade, morning sun
- Acidic, well-drained soil
- Low drought tolerance - Propagation by seed or cuttings
- Plant in fall; prune after blooming