• Overview
    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
  • Detail
    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
    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.