Pieris japonica ‘Little Heath’
Pieris ‘Little Heath’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Little Heath’ _ ‘Little Heath’ is a dwarf, compact shrub with dark green leaves edged in silver (pink when young) and white flowers in spring.
Leaves and flower nectar may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
White in Spring
Green, Variegated, Silvery-grey in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf spot , Phytophthora root diseases
Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings
Pieris japonica ‘Little Heath’ (Pieris ‘Little Heath’) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 5-10 years.
Architectural, Banks and Slopes, City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Containers, Woodland
Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, acidic soil in full sun to partial shade. May need protection in winter until established.
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West