American Spice Viburnum

Viburnum x burkwoodii 'Duvone' PP #17,751

Fragrant coral pink buds turn pure white in spring with green glossy crinkled foliage and dense branching habit on this compact rounded deciduous shrub. Aromatic with a pleasant clove-like spicy fragrance. Blooms mid-May persisting 10-14 days. Its slow growth rate and moderate size are appropriate for low maintenance residential scale landscapes. Disease resistant. May be semi-evergreen in mild climates.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs well drained yet consistently moist soil.

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Botanical Pronunciationvy-BER-num berk-WOOD-ee-eye
Average Size at MaturitySlow growth to 4 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureFall Color, Improved Disease Resistance, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsNeeds well drained yet consistently moist soil.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed regularly during the growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Prune annually in late winter to promote vigorous new growth.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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