Performs well as a low maintenance hedge or specimen plant decorated with ornamental berries and extra large clusters of white flowers and bright green leaves. Plum-purple foliage and showy scarlet fruit provide a unique display of color come fall. Best grown in partial to full sun and well-drained soil. Blooms appear in late spring attracting birds and butterflies but are deer resistant. Prune immediately after flowering to ensure numerous, showy blooms for years to come. Shasta Viburnum ships established in its own 1 gallon pot. Viburnum plicatum tomentosum 'Shasta'
Botanical Name:Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum 'Shasta'
Ships As:1 GALLON POT
Height/Habit:5 - 6 feet
Spread:10 - 12 feet
Spacing:10 - 12 feet
Flowering Date:Mid to late spring
Flower Form:Double rows of flattened lacecap-like, up to 4" across, flower clusters covering the upper sides of branches.
Foliage Type:Oblong-ovate, toothed dark green leaves, 2-4" long. Nice scarlet red in fall.
Pruning:Shape as needed. After flowering.
Soil Requirement:Average to rich, well drained soil.
Additional Information:Bred from the 10-12' shrub native to China and Japan, this lower growing doublefile viburnum was introduced in 1979 by the U.S. National Arboretum. It has been tested for performance throughout trial gardens in the U.S.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.