Pieris Katsura

 

Pieris Katsura boasts large glossy evergreen leaves with eye-catching wine red new growth, changing to green with age. The Pieris Katsura's lovely rose-coloured flowers cascade over the foliage in the spring creating many seasons of interest.

 

 

Acidic well drained soil. Full sun/partial shade. Frost hardy. Shelter from cold drying winds

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.