• Andromeda polifolia Blue Ice Shrub

    Andromeda polifolia Blue Ice Shrub

    'Blue Ice' is an outstanding ornamental for the North! From early to mid-spring it bears attractive true pink, 1/4-inch flowers in terminal clusters. Year-round it sports long, slender, elegant blue leaves that look fresh and attractive! Perfect for a groundcover or edging, it's a must-have in cold climates!Planted in full sun to light shade, 'Blue Ice' grows to 2 to 3 feet tall and wide. Selected by the Canadian Ornamental Plant Foundation for its striking, powdery blue foliage, this evergreen shrub provides year-round appeal in temperate landscapes.'Blue Ice' fares best in well-drained, sandy soil, amended with peat, that remains cool…

  • Flaming Silver Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    Flaming Silver Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    'Flaming Silver' is a splendid Japanese Andromeda, offering a stunning spring show followed by lovely variegation through summer and fall and even, in warm climates, winter. Much more vigorous than either its parent, 'Forest Flame,' or the popular 'Variegata,' it is a fine landscape accent worthy of the best garden setting.Waxy, early-spring white flowers arise in 3- to 6-inch racemes before the foliage. Very fragrant, they dangle like giant bunches of grapes from the bare branches. Then the foliage appears -- bright red for several weeks before mellowing to pink and sporting a broad, distinctive edging of silvery white. The…

    'Flaming Silver' is a splendid Japanese Andromeda, offering a stunning spring show followed by lovely variegation through summer and fall and even, in warm climates, winter. Much more vigorous than either its parent, 'Forest Flame,' or the popular 'Variegata,' it is a fine landscape accent worthy of the best garden setting.Waxy, early-spring white flowers arise in 3- to 6-inch racemes before the foliage. Very fragrant, they dangle like giant bunches of grapes from the bare branches. Then the foliage appears -- bright red for several weeks before mellowing to pink and sporting a broad, distinctive edging of silvery white. The…

  • Katsura Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    Katsura Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    Plant Patent#15,452.The glorious combination of bright red spring foliage and slightly fragrant rose-colored blooms is irresistible on this eye-catching Japanese shrub! Evergreen, well-branched, and very floriferous, it is a colorful and unusually beautiful Andromeda, just right for use as a specimen or the standout of the sunny to partly shaded border.'Katsura' begins each spring with long, lovely wine-red leaves among last season's greenery. These are soon joined by racemes of bell-shaped blooms of pale rose. The chains of color reach 3 to 5 inches long and last for many weeks, the flowers releasing a subtle candy-like sweet scent.After the flowers…

    Plant Patent#15,452.The glorious combination of bright red spring foliage and slightly fragrant rose-colored blooms is irresistible on this eye-catching Japanese shrub! Evergreen, well-branched, and very floriferous, it is a colorful and unusually beautiful Andromeda, just right for use as a specimen or the standout of the sunny to partly shaded border.'Katsura' begins each spring with long, lovely wine-red leaves among last season's greenery. These are soon joined by racemes of bell-shaped blooms of pale rose. The chains of color reach 3 to 5 inches long and last for many weeks, the flowers releasing a subtle candy-like sweet scent.After the flowers…

  • Valley Rose Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    Valley Rose Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    An Andromeda like no other, this introduction from Oregon wows with profuse numbers of two-tone, urn-shaped blooms of rosy pink overlaid with a silvery sheen and held in long, pendulous chains. Among the most exciting shade plants we know for early spring, 'Valley Rose' is a standout you must consider for border, foundation, or specimen use.The blooms open a deep, plummy shade of rose, then quickly mature to pink and white, held on showy cinnamon-colored stems against pointed deep green foliage. They remain for many weeks, greeting the new growing year with unforgettable beauty.'Valley Rose' is tall and somewhat open,…

    An Andromeda like no other, this introduction from Oregon wows with profuse numbers of two-tone, urn-shaped blooms of rosy pink overlaid with a silvery sheen and held in long, pendulous chains. Among the most exciting shade plants we know for early spring, 'Valley Rose' is a standout you must consider for border, foundation, or specimen use.The blooms open a deep, plummy shade of rose, then quickly mature to pink and white, held on showy cinnamon-colored stems against pointed deep green foliage. They remain for many weeks, greeting the new growing year with unforgettable beauty.'Valley Rose' is tall and somewhat open,…

    An Andromeda like no other, this introduction from Oregon wows with profuse numbers of two-tone, urn-shaped blooms of rosy pink overlaid with a silvery sheen and held in long, pendulous chains. Among the most exciting shade plants we know for early spring, 'Valley Rose' is a standout you must consider for border, foundation, or specimen use.The blooms open a deep, plummy shade of rose, then quickly mature to pink and white, held on showy cinnamon-colored stems against pointed deep green foliage. They remain for many weeks, greeting the new growing year with unforgettable beauty.'Valley Rose' is tall and somewhat open,…

  • White Water Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    White Water Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda Shrub

    Enjoy year-round interest from this shade-loving shrub, a compact and very free-flowering selection with bell-shaped blooms of pure white. Colorful in bloom from late winter through early spring, it continues its show with ornamental brown fruits and evergreen foliage.'White Water' is aptly named, for the long chains of blooms really do resemble water when they ripple in the breeze. Eyecatching and very beautiful, the flowers begin before the final cold weather of winter has passed, delighting with their promise of spring just around the corner! They remain through the early weeks of spring, complementing the first bulbs, the Forsythia in…

    Enjoy year-round interest from this shade-loving shrub, a compact and very free-flowering selection with bell-shaped blooms of pure white. Colorful in bloom from late winter through early spring, it continues its show with ornamental brown fruits and evergreen foliage.'White Water' is aptly named, for the long chains of blooms really do resemble water when they ripple in the breeze. Eyecatching and very beautiful, the flowers begin before the final cold weather of winter has passed, delighting with their promise of spring just around the corner! They remain through the early weeks of spring, complementing the first bulbs, the Forsythia in…