Viburnum carlesii 'Compactum'
Compact Koreanspice Viburnum

 Plant Type:
 Hardiness:
 Deciduous / Evergreen:
 Flowers:
Pink;white (;Dome-like 2-3" flower clusters emerging with unfolding leaves; reddish-pink in bud, opening to pink and fading to white with clove-like fragrance in e)
 Foliage:
Green (Gray-green velvety foliage in summer); Red (Inconsistent reddish fall foliage)
 Fruit:
Red (Dull red fruits ripen to black in fall; seldom showy)
 Ultimate Height:
3-4 feet
 Ultimate Spread:
4-6' feet
 Soil:
Prefers moist, well-drained, slightly acid soil
 Range:
Cultivated origin
 Diagnostic Characteristics:
Leaves (2-4" long and wide) are opposite, simple, broad ovate, rounded at base, irregularly dentate, dull green with stellate (star-shaped) pubescence above and paler and pubescent below.

Additional Information

'Compactum' is a drawf cultivar, maxing the height around 3-4 feet in height. Flowers are similar in size to straight species. Very fragrant when in bloom. Bacterial leaf spot can be a problem in some settings. Prune immediately after flowering for best flower show the next year.

7 Viburnum carlesii 'Compactum' found

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12017_00010*AWTHR
22016_00042*BREC
32017_00010*BWTHR
42016_00042*AREC
52018_00791*AHORT
62023_00465*AMRDS
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