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Plants: Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' - dwarf Japanese pieris

Posted by havlis 17.03. 2008 10:35:24 (32949 readers)
Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' - dwarf Japanese pieris

Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' - dwarf Japanese pieris

Little Heath is a dwarf variety of pieris. It is a neat little shrub with short, elongated, pointed leaves of mid green colour with white margins. New leaves emerge orange to copper red. It grows very slowly and forms a compact shrub without pruning. It likes moist, slightly acidic soil. Once established it withstands temporary summer droughts.

White leaf margins turn pink in autumn. Fully hardy to -29°C (USDA zone 5).
Milan Havlis, Specializované zahradnictví
Chlumec 23, 382 32 Velešín, Czech republic
www.havlis.cz
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