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
Moderate growing to 6 to 8 ft. high, 8 to 10 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Spring Flowering
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Late spring
Botanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num ply-KAY-tum toh-men-TOH-sum
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growing to 6 to 8 ft. high, 8 to 10 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Late spring
Flower color:White
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Design 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.
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.Pruning time: spring after flowering.
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.