Viburnum rhytidophylloides 'Allegheny'Item #7530 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
Attractive, dense upright grower makes a great hedge, screen or windbreak. Large clusters of fragrant white flowers followed by showy red fruit that matures to black. Remains evergreen in temperatures above 0° Fahrenheit, deciduous elsewhere.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num ry-ty-doh-fil-OY-deezPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreenGrowth habit:RoundGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast grower to 10 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:WhiteDesign IdeasThe upright form and textured leaves of this shrub make it an excellent choice to include in a courtyard garden. Or plant it within the border where its fragrant flowers and red fruit can be enjoyed.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.