General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 4 - 5 feet
Plant Spread: 4 - 5 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Other: Snowball. Flowering is better in full sun.
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Other: Early May
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Monoecious
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Other: 1992 Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Gold Medal Plant Award

Common names
  • Viburnum

Photo Gallery
Location: Northern New Jersey
Date: 2018-05-06
Location: Meadowlark Botanical Garden, Fairfax, Virginia (May 2022)
Date: 2022-05-01

photo by: Jamain
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EU
Date: 2015-05-27

photo by: David J. Stang

photo by: David J. Stang

photo by: David J. Stang
  • Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Jun 22, 2015 12:29 AM concerning plant:
    Introduced by the United States National Arboretum in 1981.

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