Cardinal Candy® Linden Viburnum

Viburnum dilatatum 'Henneke' PP #12,870

Finally, even northern gardeners can enjoy the showy fruit on this hardy Viburnum! An attractive upright rounded shrub for hedge or foundation planting, displaying clusters of highly fragrant creamy white, lace-like flowers in late spring. Bright red berries ripen in fall and persist through winter, providing food for birds and wildlife. Handsome dark green leaves turn shades of bronze and burgundy-red in the fall. Deciduous.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationvy-BER-num dil-uh-TAY-tum
Average Size at MaturityReaches 5-6 ft. tall, 3-4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeCreamy white flowers in late Spring.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseHedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
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 FeatureEasy Care, Fall Color, Ornamental Berries, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Easily grown in average, evenly moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Moderately drought tolerant when established. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Apply a balanced fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune only as needed just after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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