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PlantFiles: Japanese Pieris, Compact Pieris, Andromeda, Lily of the Valley Shrub
Pieris japonica 'Cavatine'

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Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Pieris (pee-AIR-iss) (Info)
Species: japonica (juh-PON-ih-kuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Cavatine

Synonym:Pieris japonica var. yakushimanum

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Category:
Shrubs

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring

Foliage:
Evergreen
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
Provides winter interest

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From semi-hardwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral laurajeany On May 25, 2010, laurajeany from Belleville, IL wrote:

It's doing okay, but it doesn't seem to be growing at all. I've had it for two years now and it's about the same size as when I bought it. I don't know if I have some dwarf version or what. On the positive side, the blossoms are so cute and it's my earliest bloomer.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Belleville, Illinois
Louisville, Kentucky
Buffalo, New York
Staten Island, New York
Raleigh, North Carolina
Nashport, Ohio
Poulsbo, Washington



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