Viburnum x pragenseItem #7575 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
Beautiful evergreen shrub with lustrous, dark green, puckered leaves. The attractive foliage holds up to typical Midwestern winters with no discoloration. Pink buds develop in early spring and open to lightly fragrant, creamy white flowers. Ideal for use as a quick growing hedge, screen or windbreak. Works equally well as an accent plant.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:vy-BER-num pra-GEN-sePlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.Foliage color:Dark GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:WhiteDesign IdeasHere is a fine evergreen that keeps its deep green leaves looking attractive year-round, even in harsh winters in its range. Use as a single accent or plant it as a tall hedge or windbreak.Companion PlantsWitch Hazel (Hamamelis); Spirea (Spiraea); Weigela (Weigela); Sweetspire (Itea); Magnolia (Magnolia)
- CareCare InformationProvide organically rich, well-draining soil; plant with rootball at or slightly above soil line. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply acid fertilizer in early spring. Prune annually to shape. Foliage subject to tip burn at -17° F or below.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
- History & LoreHistory:flowers. Ideal for use as a quick growing hedge, screen or windbreak, or as a landscape accent.Lore:flowers. Ideal as a quick growing hedge, screen