Viburnum Opulus Sterile Snowball Shrub
A very decorative deciduous shrub blooming mid-spring, with huge green flowers which turn gradually to brilliant white as the season progresses. It is fast growing and a very prolific shrub, growing up to 2. Mt. The snowball shrub blooms have a wonderful sweet fragrance in spring and attractive berries in winter.
In general, most viburnums are relatively pest-free.
Details Viburnum opulus Sterile Snowball Shrub
- Pot size: 9 cm
- Blooms: May – June
- Flower colour: white
- Full grown: 3 Years
- Full grown height: 1. 50 – 2 m
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 150 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Loamy Soil
How to take care of Snowball Shrub
For best results soak the roots for approx 2 hrs before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. This is a hardy deciduous shrub. They are easy to grow and make a lovely feature in a border.
Viburnum prefers a sunny or partially shady area. They flower from age 1-3 years onwards in mid spring with beautiful white flowers. Pruning: is not really necessary, you may take out old and damaged branches in spring to ground level.