Does Pieris Forest flame like sun or shade?
One of the best varieties, this pieris needs a moist, well-drained acid soil and shade from morning sun. Garden care: Add composted pine needles or ericaceous compost when planting and apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch each year around the base of the plant in early spring.
How do you look after Pieris forest flame?
Grow Pieris ‘Forest Flame’ in a sheltered, partially shaded spot in moist but well-drained, acidic soil. Mulch annually with well-rotted pine needles.
Where is the best place to plant a Pieris?
Where to grow pieris. Pieris requires acid soil which is moist but well-drained, and a sheltered, partially shaded spot. If you don’t have acid soil then choose a compact cultivar and grow it in a container of peat-free ericaceous soil.