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Cavatine Pieris

Pieris japonica 'Cavatine'

Pronunciation: PY-er-iss juh-PON-ih-kuh
SKU #40529
5-8

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OVERVIEW
Description An exquisite dwarf variety reaching just 2 feet tall in ten years. Numerous green buds open to white bell-shaped flowers in early spring. Lustrous, dark green foliage cloaks the compact, rounded form. Useful in the front of shrub borders. Evergreen.
Light Partial sun
Watering Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Spring
Mature Size Slow grower 2 ft. tall and 3 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Compact Form
Growth Rate Slow
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Dark Green
Companion Plants Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia); Pine (Pinus); Astilbe (Astilbe); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Holly (Ilex); Camellia (Camellia)
CARE
Care Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.