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Little Heath


By Lishy

Little Heath (Pieris japonica (Lily of the valley bush))

why is it coming up as lily of the vally in the botanical names.... its not is it??

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Hi lishy i presume its commonly called that because of the shape of the flowers in spring

28 Sep, 2010


ty daylily... I was confused lol

3 Oct, 2010


lovely plant by the way arent they, i have a couple of pieris in my garden as i have slightly acid soil but they never seem to grow very big, my neighbour has one and its about 6ft tall, i think mine are 'forest flame'

3 Oct, 2010


That sounds lovely... I have about 5 pieris' but hoping they wont grow 6ft tall lol.... :o)

7 Oct, 2010


I have one like this, with the silver edge.

1 Feb, 2011


Sounds lovely.. :D

1 Feb, 2011


It is, it's just like yours!! :))

1 Feb, 2011


lol :D

1 Feb, 2011

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