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VIBURNUM plicatum 'Kilimanjaro Sunrise'

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Japanese snowball

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2015 plant of the yearIt is a striking structural shrub.

Clusters of soft white changing to pale pink lacecap flowers cover the plant from top to bottom in spring

Masses of deep red berries in summer turning glossy black as they ripen.

Once the berries have gone in late summer there follows a second light flowering.

In autumn the foliage attains its splendid red to purple shades

With an excellent upright habit allowing it to be easily trimmed lightly into a pyramid with horizontal layers like a wedding cake. Perfect for small spaces as the pyramid shape takes flower up vertically without robbing the light and attains app 2.5 m in height by app 1.5 m width after 10 years.

Suits sun or light shade, most soil types ph 5.6 to 7.5 and hardy to minus 18 degrees C.

  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, viburnum beetle, honey fungus, leaf spot
  • Place of Origin - garden origin. Netherlands.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Deciduous
  • Tall Shrub
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
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Small £17.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Large £30.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Pot size: 3 Litre

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