Heat-tolerant shrub offers showy flower clusters and evergreen foliage that keeps its color during the summer months. The rich green and yellow variegated foliage provides a striking backdrop for the clusters of purplish-red flowers that bloom in the spring. This showy, upright shrub performs best when planted in well-drained soil and in partial shade. Deer tend to avoid. Pieris japonica 'Passion Frost'
Peiris japonica 'Ralto' PP19331
Sun Exposure:Partial Shade
Height/Habit:4 - 5 feet
Spread:24 - 36 inches
Spacing:24 - 36 inches
Flowering Date:Early to late spring
Planting Instructions:Set plant at same level it is growing at in the container. Firm soil and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:No winter care needed.
Flower Form:Clusters of deep red buds that open to purplish red, bell-shaped pendant flowers.
Foliage Type:Rich green and yellow variegated foliage.
Pruning:Prune in spring after blooming.
Soil Requirement:Well-drained soil.
Watering Requirement:Water regularly the first season to establish a deep, extensive root system.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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