• 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
    2 to 2-1/2 ft. tall and wider.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Dwarf Habit
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Sporadic summer blooms. Non-fruiting
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num OP-ew-lus
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:2 to 2-1/2 ft. tall and wider.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Sporadic summer blooms. Non-fruiting
    Flower color:White
    Design IdeasNo flowers needed here--this handsome small shrub offers red-tinged new growth and red fall color. And between those times, its mounding habit and clean, lobed leaves are a good foil to flowering shrubs and perennials in the 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: summer 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.