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Mountain Fire Pieris

Pieris japonica 'Mountain Fire'

Mountain Fire Pieris

Plant Description

Beautiful fiery red new growth matures to deep green. A prolific producer of broad, drooping white flower clusters. An excellent shrub for foundation planting or landscape groups.

Care Instructions

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.

Plant Type: Evergreen Broadleaf Shrub

Height: 5'

Flower Color: White lily of the valley blooms

Foliage: Red tipped new growth

Location: Shade, Part Sun

Spread: 4'

Bloom Period: Spring

Shape: Upright mounded

Growth Rate: Slow

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