Viburnum plicatum tomentosum 'Mariesii'Item #7406 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
Broadly rounded form to this medium-size deciduous shrub. Its tiered horizontal branches magnificently display the large flower clusters. Red fruit in fall is very ornamental.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num ply-KAY-tum toh-men-TOH-sumPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:RoundGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate growing to 6 to 8 ft. high, 8 to 10 ft. wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Late springFlower color:WhiteFlower attributesShowy FlowersDesign IdeasThe horizontal branches of this shrub give it a beautiful form in leaf, flower and berry. Give it room to spread its 10 feet, as pruning the ends of the branches spoils its elegance. It works well with taller companions in the mixed border.
- 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: spring after flowering.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.