Viburnum x burkwoodii 'Mohawk'

Mohawk Burkwood Viburnum

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Slow to medium
Mature Height - 7'
Mature Width - 7.5'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Dark red flower buds open to white petals with red-blotched reverse; abundant inflorescences
Fruit - Red changing to black, 1/3"diameter, ellipsoidal-flattened drupe, July-August, usually sparsely produced and of insignificant ornamental importance
Leaf -
Fall Color - A brilliant orange-red
Bark -
Other Features - Excellent choice for the shrub border, works well with broadleaf evergreens, fragrance of spicy clove permeates the entire garden; thrives even in a polluted environment
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Most viburnums require a slightly moist, well-drained soil, are pH adaptable but prefer a slightly acidic situation
Native Habitat - Resulted from a backcross of V. burkwoodii x V. carlesii made in 1953
Diseases and Insects - Foliage resistant to bacterial leaf spot and powdery mildew; viburnums are relatively free of major problems
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 134

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Viburnum.
- Other plants of the family Adoxaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Viburnum.
- Other plants of the species Viburnum x burkwoodii.