FIRE N ICE Pieris
Pieris japonica 'FIRE N ICE' PP #19,994
|Description||An upright, compact, evergreen shrub with fiery-red new growth that matures to a brightly variegated green with creamy white edges. Heavy clusters of fragrant white flowers bloom in spring. An excellent choice for borders, foundation plantings, or mixed with camellias and rhododendrons.|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Mature Size||Slow growing; reaches 5 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||Dramatic Foliage Color, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Astilbe (Astilbe); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia)|
|Care||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: 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.