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VIBURNUM plicatum 'Kilimanjaro Sunrise'

Commonly known as Japanese snowball

RHS Chelsea Plant of the Year 2015 & RHS Plant of the Decade 2020 - People's Choice!!

Pyramidal habit which makes it suitable for containers or hedging. Flowers have a hint of pink but open white. Attractive red fruits in Autumn

Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £37.50 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre

2015 plant of the yearIt is a striking structural shrub.
 

  • Deciduous
  • White - hint of pink
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Tall Shrub
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, viburnum beetle, honey fungus, leaf spot
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Netherlands.
  • Flower Shape - Lacecap -
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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