Cleyera japonica 'variegata'
Attractive variegated foliage with an upright habit.
Attractive, buttery-golden variegation in spring and summer; rose-colored variegation in fall and winter
Evergreen or Deciduous
7, 8, 10
Hardy to 10°F to 20°F
Compact Habit, Disease / Pest Resistance, Heat Tolerance, Returns Year After Year, Winter / Fall Foliage Color, Year-Round Interest
Accent, Border, Container, Edging, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting
Full Sun to Part Shade
Water weekly (or more often in extreme heat).
Well-drained garden soil
Yearly in early spring
8-10' H x 5-6' W
Shape in early spring before first flush
- water before planting
- plant in full sun to part shade
- dig hole 2X the width of pot,
- backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
- water and add more soil if needed
- mulch plants