Andromeda Japan is a species of bush tree in the family Ericaceae. He came from China, Taiwan, and Japan where the tree grows in the mountains as a bush.
One of his cultivators, Pieris japonica ‘Forest Flame’ is often cultivated by crop farmers for commercial use as an ornamental tree.
Characteristics of Japanese Andromeda Leaf
The leaves are rough, jagged at the edges, 3-10 cm long and 1-3 cm wide.
Characteristics of Japanese Andromeda Flower
Andromeda Japanese flowers grow at the end of branches, dress up, gather, dangle, and have a reddish-white color.
In Japan, these andromeda flowers bloom in February or March and usually last for two to three weeks.
Characteristics of Japanese Andromeda Tree
Japanese Andromeda trees grow to form medium-sized shrubs with an average height of 4-6 meters in the wild.
The trees are often planted by the community as ornamental trees in the yard and fence trees.
All parts of the Andromeda tree are poisonous
if consumed by humans or animals.