Small, compact shrub delivers a color show with rosy-pink, bell-shaped flowers on arching racemes. Glossy, evergreen foliage opens burgundy-red and matures to lustrous dark green. Suitable for containers on shady patios. 4" pot. Pieris japonica 'Katsura PP15452
Shrub •Z5-8 •H3-4'x W3-4'•Early to Mid Spring •Part Shade
Pieris japonica 'Katsura' PP15452
Sun Exposure:Partial Shade
Height/Habit:36 - 48 inches
Spread:36 - 48 inches
Spacing:36 - 48 inches
Flowering Date:Early to mid spring
Planting Instructions:Plant in a location protected from strong winds. Set plant at the same level it is growing at in the container, firm soil and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:Prefers a sheltered location. Apply organic mulch to maintain soil moisture. Don't allow to dry out.
Flower Form:Small, bell-shaped flowers on arching racemes, 3-5" long.
Foliage Type:Evergreen with attractive, glossy, burgundy-red new growth spring through summer. New growth matures to lustrous, dark green. Leaves are narrowly obovate to elliptic.
Pruning:Prune to maintain a desired shape, if necessary. Remove any dead or broken branches. After flowering.