Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Slow growing to 4 to 6 feet tall and wide, or up to 8 feet in old age.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Fragrant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Spring
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num kar-LEE-see-eye
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Sunset climate zones:2 - 11, 14 - 24
Growth rate:Slow
Average landscape size:Slow growing to 4 to 6 feet tall and wide, or up to 8 feet in old age.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Spring
Flower color:White
Flower attributesFragrant
Design IdeasDisplay this shrub where you can enjoy the incredible fragrance of its spring flowers. Its spreading form can be included in the border with perennials and smaller shrubs. It can also take part shade, always a valuable asset in a shrub.
Care Information
Follow 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.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.