- Position: Full sun, Partial shade, East-facing, South-facing, West-facing, Sheltered
- Soil: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained, Acid
- Flowers: Spring
- Flower Colour: White
- Hardiness: H5 - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters
- Habit: Evergreen, Bushy
- Height & Spread: 250cm × 150cm
A medium-sized, evergreen shrub with shiny leaves, red when young, turning coppery green then dark green and bearing white bell-like flowers in clusters in spring. Pieris require acidic soil though they can be grown very successfully in containers with ericaceous compost.