WHOLESALE PIERIS NURSERIES
A brilliant flowering plant for light shade, Pieris japonica is also blessed with good foliage. New foliage is often a good red, turning to green as it ages.
P. japonica is a highly ornamental flowering shrub with Lily of the Valley like flowers in late winter to spring.
A heavy flowering plant, a number of varieties are offered by wholesalers including both white and pink flowering types as well a low growing or dwarf forms.
Although these are a plant that require a cool soil and part shade they are very adaptable to a number of landscaping applications. Well suited to shaded positions in urban conditions and small enough to be grown in a courtyard. Also suited to container growing.
Pieris Japonica Varieties
- P. japonica ‘Temple Bells’ – Large white bell shaped flowers, brilliant pink new growth, older foliage turning to deep green.
- P. japonica ‘Sarabande’ – Pure white bells on a smaller growing bush than most. Flowers are held erect which is unusual and makes them more prominent.
- P. japonica ‘Snow Queen’ – Very clean white flowers on a medium sized rounded bushy plant.
- P. japonica ‘Mountain Fire’ – New growth is a deeper red than most, tall growing to 2m +.
- P. japonica ‘Valley Valentine’ – Deeper pink flowers than others, excellent as a contrast.
- P. japonica ‘Christmas Cheer’ –
Pieris japonica are available from the following Wholesale Growers
'Justly famous for rare and unusual plants' Don Teese
34 Mt Pleasant Rd Monbulk VIC 3793
17 McCarthy Rd Monbulk, Vic, 3793, Australia
Specialising in propagation and production of over 900 species / varieties of ornamental plants, perennials & rare plants. Supplying nurseries, landscapers & others. Minimum quantities apply! Contact us to discuss plants or growing requirements.
82 David Hill Rd Monbulk (Opposite Vika Ave)
Japanese Maple and Magnolia specialists, Wholesale and Retail. Large range of other deciduous and evergreen ornamental trees and shrubs.