Perosa' is a compact, rounded, bushy, male evergreen shrub bearing elliptic, grey-green leaves with irregular, pale yellow margins and dense panicles of reddish-pink buds opening to tiny, fragrant, star-shaped, creamy-white flowers in mid- to late spring.
Position: partial to full shade
Soil: moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: April to May
Hardiness: fully hardy