Pink Dawn Viburnum
Pink Dawn Viburnum
Viburnum x bodnantense 'Pink Dawn'Item #7358 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
A wonderful shrub for multi-season beauty. After putting on a late winter to early spring show of pink flower clusters, the thick, lustrous, rich green leaves cloak its cinnamon-colored branches. Foliage transforms to bright hues in autumn, accompanied by blue ornamental fruit. An excellent landscape accent. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Moderate growing; reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num x bod-nan-TEN-seePlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousSunset climate zones:4 - 9, 14 - 24, 31, 32Growth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate growing; reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Early SpringFlower color:PinkFlower attributesShowy FlowersDesign IdeasBring year-round beauty to your garden with this fine shrub. Small enough to include in the tiniest of gardens. Attractive even when bare in winter, it's cinnamon-colored branches in winter will force easily and are lovely in winter bouquets.Companion PlantsWitch Hazel (Hamamelis); Spirea (Spiraea); Magnolia (Magnolia); Sweetspire (Itea); Weigela (Weigela)
- CareCare InformationAdapts to most well-drained soils; tolerates clay if drainage is adequate. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, prune annually to shape.Pruning time: spring after flowering.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.