Dwarf Andromeda

Pieris japonica

Compact dwarf form with white bell clusters above rich mint green foliage, leaves look a bit bronzed in winter, an easy-to-grow no-maintenance plant.

Care

  • Light Needs: Full sun
  • Water Needs: Keep evenly moist in well-drained soil.
  • Bloom Season: Summer through first frost
  • Height: 18" - 24"
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Spreading
  • Pieris rarely need fertilizer, but when they do, it is best to use organic-based fertilizers during late winter. If soil pH is high, there are also acidic fertilizers designed for Azalea/Rhododendron that could be used.