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Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum /Doublefile Viburnum

Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum  / Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum
Autumn berries
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Autumn berries

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Scientific Name: Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum
Common Name: Doublefile Viburnum
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall, Winter
Fruit color: Red, Black
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Comments: This viburnum features broad spreading branches somewhat like the branching of the flowering dogwood. Branches are covered with white flowers in the spring followed by red berries in autumn that turn black with age. This viburnum makes an excellent specimen shrub in the landscape. Provide a well drained soil and some sunlight during the day. Grow doublefile viburnum in the upper regions of the country. It cannot tolerate the intense heat of the Lower South.