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botanical name:
Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn'
Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn' © Deeproot Plant Base    view larger image
common name:  Winter Flowering Viburnum
family:  Adoxaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 3.00m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: brown
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
From Autumn right through until Spring, the leafless twigs of this reliable shrub are studded with clusters of strongly scented pale pink flowers, fading to white, opening from dark pink buds. Bronze tinted young foliage, ageing to glossy deep green.

cultivation:
Any reasonably fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade.
If required, prune back shoots after flowering.

usage:
Excellent for winter fragrance.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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