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Cultural Details for Viburnum opulus 'Nanum'

Common Name:
Dwarf European Cranberrybush Viburnum

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Almost never flowers

Fruit Details:
Almost never fruits

Fall Color:

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Aphids; borers problem in Midwest. In wet winters, shows significant leaf spot.

Native Habitat:
Zones 3-8

Other Features:
Dwarf form, useful as filler plant or in rock gardens

Culture and Care:
Transplant B&B or from containers; pH adaptable. Will not tolerate wet conditions; needs good air circulation

This plant was blooming:
4/14/2010 - 5/10/2010

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 133

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.