Burkwood viburnum (Viburnum x burkwoodii)

USDA Hardiness Zones

USDA hardiness zones
Burkwood viburnum
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Burkwood viburnum (Viburnum x burkwoodii)
Zone Zone  more information
Hardy to zone 5b
Mature Height Mature Height
6 to 10 feet
Mature Spread Mature Spread
5 to 8 feet
Growth Rate Growth Rate
Slower
Sun Sun
Full Sun or Partial Shade
Moisture Moisture
Moist soil, well drained
Fall Color Fall Color
Dull
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Wildlife
No
Flower Flower
Ornamental
Fruit Fruit
Insignificant
Evergreen Evergreen
No
Native to WI Native to WI
No
Additional Information Additional Information
hybrid; upright, rounded shrub; 6-10’ tall; 5-8’ wide; slow to moderate grower; dark green, glossy leaves that hold on late into fall; pink buds open to rounded, showy, fragrant, white flowers; full sun to partial shade; adaptable to most soils and pH, but prefers a cool, fertile, loamy, slightly acidic soil; prefers moist, well-drained soil; susceptible to viburnum borer; intolerant to road salt; do not shear; hardy to zone 5b; marginally hardy, hence, plant in protected location

UW Extension
For more information, see the UW Extension Urban Horticulture Team Web site: www.uwex.edu/ces/wihort
Primary Author: Dr. Laura Jull
Photos by: Dr. Laura Jull and Dr. Ed Hasselkus

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