Viburnum opulus ‘Roseum’

Viburnum opulus 'Roseum'

2008 update: Added winter colours picture

FIN: Lumipalloheisi

Snowball Bush, European Snowball
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Genus: Viburnum (vy-BUR-num)
Species: opulus (OP-yoo-lus)
Cultivar: Roseum
Additional cultivar information: (aka Sterile)

Category:
Herbs
Shrubs

Height:
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9° C (-40° F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Smooth-Textured
Good Fall Color

Other details:
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Seed collecting is not recommended for this plant; may not come true from seed

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Maria

Maria is currently growing everything from seed that she can lay her hands on. Also playing with colours and textures to fulfill her garden desires...