Viburnum x burkwoodii

Viburnum x burkwoodii
  • BOTANICAL NAME: Viburnum x burkwoodii
  • PRONUNCIATION: vi-bur'num berk-wood'e-i
  • COMMON NAME: Burkwood Viburnum
  • FAMILY: Caprifoliaceae
  • NATIVITY:  of hybrid orgin
  • GROWTH HABIT: Upright, multi-stemmed
  • SIZE: 8 to 10' (height) by 6 to 8' (spread)
  • HARDINESS: Zone 4 - 8
  • CULTURE: well drained soil, full sun to moderate shade
  • LANDSCAPE USE: Shrub border
  • FOLIAGE: opposite, simple, oblong, ovate to elliptic, 1 1/2 to 4" long green with gray-brown underside, wine-red fall color
  • BUDS: pink flower buds
  • BARK: tannish color, tomentose stems
  • FLOWER: white, spicy, aromatic with 5-rayed cyme 2 to 3" with yellow anthers

 

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