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Viburnum plicatum Lanarth

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Viburnum plicatum Lanarth Japanese Snowball,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Horizontal Branching, Shrub Like, Spreading

Stunning deciduous horizontal-branching shrub with masses of showy, white lace-cap flowers in Spring. Great autumn foliage colour. This plant truly is an eye-catching feature in the garden and looks even more beautiful when grown as a informal hedge. Grows approx 2m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Park And Gardens, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Caprifoliaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate