BLUE MUFFIN® Arrowwood Viburnum

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun Height: 5-7' Width/Spread: 5-7'

A compact selection of arrowwod viburnum with glossy leaves and intense blue fruit in late summer. It makes a great hedge and is a good size for residential landscapes. This is a very durable native plant that tolerates a wide range of conditions including clay soils and black walnut.


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Light: Grows in full to part sun. Needs at least 4 hours of direct sunlight to develop flower buds.

Soil: Will grow in any type of well-draining soil.

Water: Has average water needs, but will not tolerate sogginess.

Fertilizing: Apply a fertilizer formulated for flowering woody shrubs in early spring.

Pruning: Pruning isn’t recommended, as it will affect either flowering or berry set. If needed, you can prune in the late winter or early springtime.

Other: Requires a pollinator to produce berries. Chicago Lustre® is a good choice.

Botanical Name

Viburnum dentatum '˜Christom'

Zone

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Flower Color

Blue, White

Foliage Color

Green

Height

5-7'

Width/Spread

5-7'

Exposure

Full Sun, Part Sun

Soil

Moist

Season of Interest

Fall, Spring

Uses

Low Hedges, Mass Planting

Features

Alkaline soil, Attracts pollinators, Clay soil, Compact, Deer resistant, Fall interest, Native, Salt tolerant

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