Viburnum plicatum Mariesii shrub
Thiscompact deciduous specimen produces masses of single, lacy,white flowers on layers of horizontal branches in early summer. The foliage is spectacular in autumn turning purple and red before falling off. Mariesii grows up to 3 MTand spreads up to 1.5 MT.
In general, most viburnums are relatively pest-free.
Details Viburnum plicatum Mariesii shrub
- Blooms: April – June
- Flower colour: white
- Full grown: 10 Years
- Full grown height: 2 – 3 m
- Full grown width: 1 – 1.50 m
- Plant location: partial sunny location
- Plant depth: 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 150 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Plicatum Mariesii Shrub
For best results soak the roots for approx 2 hrs before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. Grows best in moist but well drained soil and prefers a sunny or partially shady area.
This is a hardy deciduous shrub. 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.