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botanical name:
Viburnum x burkwoodii 'Mohawk'
Viburnum x burkwoodii 'Mohawk' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Adoxaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, semi-evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 2.50m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
fruit colour: black
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Very fragrant, large rounded heads of white to pale pink flowers, opening from deep reddish-pink buds in spring. Evergreen or semi-evergreen in mild climates, otherwise deciduous good autumn foliage colour.

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

propagation:
From cuttings or by layering.

other notes:
Hybrid of Viburnum carlesii x Viburnum utile, backcrossed with V. carlesii. Raised and introduceb by the U.S. National Arboretum in 1953.

PHS Gold Medal, 1993.
Georgia Gold Medal winner, 1999.

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