Dorothy Wycoff Pieris
Pieris japonica 'Dorothy Wycoff'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PY-er-iss juh-PON-ih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower 5 ft. tall to 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late winter to spring.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Azalea (Azalea); Camellia (Camellia); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Astilbe (Astilbe)|
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