Area of origin: Japan. Adult Dimensions: Height up to 0.6m (2'), width up to 1m (3.3'). Foliage: Evergreen. Soil type: Dislikes lime and soil that is too wet. Mix in other matter to avoid the soil being too heavy. Hardiness: Tolerant to -12°C. Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Very beautiful white flowers in April and May. Planted alone or in a border this beautiful shrub creates a stunning display in your garden. It can also be planted in a container. Bonsai enthusiasts find this a good subject to work with.