Enchanted Forest® Gay Goblin™ Pieris

Pieris japonica 'Cabernet' PP #29,130

SKU
04943
Lavish clusters of elegant, rich-pink, pendant-shaped flowers appear in late winter blooming well into spring. Valuable in shady spots for its glossy foliage that follows bronze-tinted new spring growth. Mass where you need height, or to line a partial-sun foundation or fence. Evergreen.
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Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationPY-er-iss juh-PON-ih-kuh
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing; reaches 5 to 7 ft. tall, 3 to 5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Winter to Early Spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsPartial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Camellia (Camellia); Astilbe (Astilbe); Holly (Ilex); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Solomon's Seal (Polygonatum)

Provide organically rich, slightly acidic, evenly moist, well-drained soil, with protection from harsh winds. Thrives in dappled shade. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-8

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