Linden Arrowwood (Viburnum dilatatum Cardinal Candy™) in the Viburnums Database

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Cardinal Candy™
Cultivar name: 'Henneke'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Monoecious


Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Oct 3, 2011 7:54 PM

I chose Cardinal Candy because it is supposed to be a smaller growing variety of Arrowwood Viburnum but after many years I can report that mine is just as tall as the other varieties of Arrowood Viburnum that I have growing in my garden. It does set fruit in showy red clusters very heavily.


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