Viburnum


 
 
Viburnum davidii
 
Low, compact, mounded evergreen shrub. Thick blue-green leaves. Vivid pink buds in early spring. Extremely showy blue fruits follow white flower clusters. Good choice as a hedge, accent or specimen.
 
 
Height: 3-5 ft.
Width: 4-5 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: White flowers in early spring
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 7
 



 
Viburnum nudum 'Bulk' Brandywine™

Experience the most beautiful berry display in the plant kingdom with this new Viburnum. It delivers loads of breathtaking berries that transform from green to shades of vivid pink and blue. A great companion pollinator for Winterthur although Brandywine has good berry production even without another pollinator nearby. Showy glossy leaves change to incredible dark maroon-red in autumn.
 
Height: 5-6 ft.
Width: 5-6 ft.
Water: Average water needs
Blooms: Early Summer
Exposure: Partial to Full Sun
Hardiness: Zone 5



 
Viburnum tinus 'Spirit'
 
A broadleaf evergreen with year-round appeal. Very clean, dark green leaves with reddish stems provide the perfect backdrop for a summer, fall, and winter display of pink buds that open to clusters of white flowers. 'Spirit' is a bit more compact than the species, making it an excellent choice for hedges and formal screens. Tolerates shade and salt spray. Upright habit. 

Height: 4 ft.
Width: 4 ft.
Water: Moist but well-drained soil
Blooms: White in Spring
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Hardiness: Zone 7
 
 



Viburnum plicatum tomentosum ‘Popcorn’

Vigorous growing with horizontal branches arranged in tiers. Flowers appear in May as rounded balls along each downward arching branch. Foliage is dark green and furrowed, turning red-purple in the fall.

Height: 6-8 ft.
Width: 8-10 ft.
Water: Moist but well-drained soil
Blooms: White in Spring
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Hardiness: Zone 5





Viburnum X burkwoodii 'Mohawk'

A rugged new cultivar with year-round interest. Glossy green foliage with red and yellow fall colour. Fragrant white flower clusters. Fruits are red, maturing to black. A back of the border shrub that is equally suited to foundations. Deciduous.
 
Height: 7 ft.
Width: 7 ft.
Water: Average Water Needs
Blooms: Fragrant, showy white flowers in spring
Exposure: Partial to Full Sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Viburnum X carlecephalum

Open, deciduous shrub, with an upright spreading, bushy habit. It’s leaves are lightly fuzzy, oval shaped and have a sheen on their medium to dark green colour. The leaves are rounded and turn an outstanding deep purple in autumn. The flowers are fragrant, white in colour, appearing at the ends of branches in spring to early summer, in the form of snowy balls, which emerge from distinctive pink flower buds before the leaves, on 5 inch somewhat irregularly shaped cymes. The flowers are produced in corymbs 5-15 centimeters across. Red to black fruit are produced in autumn.
 
Height: 6-10 ft.
Width: 6-10 ft.
Water: Well-drained soil
Blooms: White flowers in spring to early summer
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Hardiness: Zone 6



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