Pieris japonica Debutante
- Usually Flowers : February, March, April
Compact, rounded, evergreen with long, dark green leaves that emerge bright red in spring. Arching racemes packed with white, bell-shaped flowers. February to April. Ht.2mt.(6ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained acid soil. Young growth can be affected by frosts. Good for borders and containers.
Pieris japonica Forest Flame
- Usually Flowers : April, May
Bushy evergreen with new leaves bright red turning pink then cream to green. White lily-of-the-valley type flowers. April to May. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Grow in sun or shade and moist, fertile, well-drained acid soil. Best if sheltered from cold winds. Good for containers or woodland borders.