The Katsura Japanese Andromeda is renowned for its exquisite foliage. The elongated, lance-shaped leaves emerge in spring with a vibrant red-bronze hue, creating a captivating display that stands out in any landscape. As the season progresses, the foliage matures to a lustrous dark green, providing a lush backdrop for the garden. The Katsura variety also offers a delightful bonus in autumn when the foliage takes on rich burgundy tones, adding a stunning burst of color to your outdoor space.
Beyond its striking foliage, the Katsura Japanese Andromeda produces elegant clusters of bell-shaped flowers in early spring. The flowers hang delicately from the branches and come in shades of soft pink to white, creating a charming and romantic display. The blooms not only add visual interest but also attract pollinators, such as bees and butterflies, to your garden, enhancing its ecological value.
Standing at a height of 4 to 6 feet (1.2 to 1.8 meters) with a similar spread, the Katsura Japanese Andromeda forms an upright and compact mound. Its moderate size makes it suitable for various garden sizes and styles, including borders, woodland gardens, or as a specimen plant. It also works well when planted in containers, where its elegant form and captivating foliage can be showcased on patios or balconies.
Caring for the Katsura Japanese Andromeda is relatively easy, as it is a hardy and low-maintenance shrub. It thrives in partial shade to full shade and prefers well-draining, acidic soil. This Andromeda variety is known for its excellent tolerance to a wide range of growing conditions, including urban environments. Regular watering during dry periods and a layer of mulch around the base will help promote optimal growth and maintain the beauty of its foliage and blooms.Botanical Name: Pieris japonica 'Katsura'
Common Name: Katsura Japanese Andromeda
Flower Color: Pink"
Growing Zones: 5-9
Light Requirements: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Mature Size: 3' Tall x 3' Wide
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