Family: Caprifoliaceae Plant type: Deciduous shrub. Plant size: 2-3m x 2-3m. Actual size will vary with variety (see notes below). Depth & spacing: Plant with the base of the plant at soil level & 2-3m apart. Watering: These plants should be kept reasonably moist over Summer, especially in soils which are not moisture retentive. Frost tolerances: Frost hardy. Flowering time: Spring. Preferred soil: Rich & moist. Preferred aspect: Full sun to light shade. The bushes tend to flower more in full sun & stay more dense in foliage. Ideal climates: Cool to temperate. Pruning: Pruning is not required but you can prune these shrubs to a shape & size that suits you. Fertilising: Feed in late Winter annually with a general purpose fertiliser. Uses & comments: These are wonderful & elegant shrubs. Variety Details:
V.plicatum 'Tomentosa' 3 x3m.
V.opulus 'Sterile' 4x4m.
V.x Juddii 2x2m
V. plicatum 'Pink Beauty' 3x3m
Last Reviewed: 13/02/2004 11:30:44 AM Keywords: Viburnums, plant care, garden care, garden tip, plant guide, garden guide, perennial, flower bulb, spring bulb