Mohawk Burkwood Viburnum
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Slow to mediumMature Height - 7'Mature Width - 7.5'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Dark red flower buds open to white petals with red-blotched reverse; abundant inflorescencesFruit - Red changing to black, 1/3"diameter, ellipsoidal-flattened drupe, July-August, usually sparsely produced and of insignificant ornamental importanceLeaf - Fall Color - A brilliant orange-redBark - 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 environmentPossible 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 situationNative Habitat - Resulted from a backcross of V. burkwoodii x V. carlesii made in 1953Diseases and Insects - Foliage resistant to bacterial leaf spot and powdery mildew; viburnums are relatively free of major problemsStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
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.