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Pieris Passion Frost

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Pieris japonica

Common Name: Passion Frost Pieris

Hardiness Zone: 5a - 9a

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Blooming Season: Spring

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional)

Water: Medium

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Spacing: 36" (91cm)

Height: 48 - 60" (122 - 152cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Shade

General Information: Variegated light green foliage trimmed in creamy white with rosy red flowers maturing to a deep pink in the Summer. Showy, pendulous flowers are 6 inches long, and bloom for 2 to 3 weeks in late March and early April. Fruits throughout the Fall.

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White and green variegation with light pink flowers

Impressive dense habit!

Pieris has pendant-shaped blooms drape gracefully over the foliage. Mid-sized shrubs are bursting with color.


Protection Information: PP19,331