Full sun, Partial sun
Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
|Botanical Pronunciation||vy-BER-num da-VID-ee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring flowers, followed by fall fruit.|
|Design Ideas||The metallic blue fruit of this small evergreen shrub is a fine, showy characteristic. Plant a row along the front walk or use a small group as an accent next to the door where you will be able to enjoy the year-round handsome look.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Hedge, Poolside, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Ornamental Berries, Compact Form, Benefits Birds|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Magnolia (Magnolia); Azalea (Azalea); Hosta (Hosta); Astilbe (Astilbe); Beautyberry (Callicarpa)|
Provide organically rich, moist, well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; prefers consistent moisture but tolerates mild drought. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9