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Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'


Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A special plant for a semi-shaded spot. Fresh bronze young foliage that matures to variegated green and cream leaves. Panicles of fragrant white bell flowers with a hint of rose at the tips make quite a show in spring. Looks good all year round. Happiest in a good soil that does not dry out and semi-shade. Evergreen.

 
Genus
Pieris
Species   japonica
Cultivar   'Little Heath'

Common name
Lily of the valley bush

Family name
Ericaceae
Place of origin
China


DETAILS
Height
1 m
Width
1 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Needs well drained soil / Prefers acidic / lime-free soil.

Moisture
Prefers even soil moisture

Exposure
Prefers a semi-shaded site / Will tolerate very hard frosts.

Immaculate / Sanctuary / Texture / Whimsical

Shrubs

Category
Small, height between 1 and 1.5 metres.
Availability
All our current stock has been dispatched out to retailers. If they have none left for you, we are growing another crop to supply as soon as possible.
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