Viburnum lantana 'Mohican'Item #7368 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
One of the most effective displays of bright, orange-red fruit, lasting for four weeks in mid-summer. Also selected for its compact growth and dense, dark green foliage, great for hedges. Deciduous.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num lan-TA-naPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:CompactGrowth rate:SlowAverage landscape size:Slow growing to 6 to 8 ft. tall and slightly wider.Special features:Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Fall Color, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, North American Native Selection, Ornamental BerriesFoliage color:GreenBlooms:Late SpringFlower color:WhiteGarden styleCottageDesign IdeasThis is an excellent shrub with disease-resistant foliage that you won't be afraid to show in the border. Or use it for a screen when planted in a row. Spring blooms and fall berries are a plus.Companion PlantsBeardtongue (Rudbeckia); Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Aster (Aster); Elderberry (Sambucus)
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: summer after flowering.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.