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Pieris japonica Temple Bells

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Wantirna
C5, A8, Indoor, Specials
A2, A9, C11
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Wantirna
C5, A8, Indoor, Specials
Size: 14cm
Available: 19
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.72 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.49 inc GST
A2, A9, C11
Size: 30cm
Available: 7
$/Unit (EX GST): $59.32 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $65.26 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Pieris japonica Temple Bells Japanese Andromeda, Japanese Pieris,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Oval, Rounded

Description:
Beautiful, slow growing broadleaf evergreen shrub with horizontal branching. Leaves are bronze-red when young and age to an attractive glossy dark green. Showy clusters of tassle-like pinkish buds open to fragrant white flowers in early spring. Its leaves are bronze-red when young, maturing to glossy dark green. With its tiered Highly ornamental all through the year. Grows approx 1.5m x 1.5m.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Hedging / Screening, Mass Planting, Topiary / Espalier, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Likes the same conditions as Azaleas, Camellias and Gardenias. Plant in moist, well drained soil in a sheltered, partly shaded position. Protect from hot winds.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Ericaceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Red
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Slow
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: Low
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