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Burkwood Viburnum Viburnum x burkwoodii 'Conoy'

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Phonetic Spelling
vy-BUR-num berk-WOOD-ee-eye
Description

'Conoy' Viburnum is a cultivar known for its compact, spreading habit and its glossy foliage. It has creamy white fragrant flowers and red fruits that turn blue-black and remain on the plant through the fall.  Foliage color also provides fall interest with its deep maroon color and in the south leaves often remain on the plant.

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#deciduous#fragrant flowers#white flowers#wildlife plant#deciduous shrub#low maintenance#hedges#glossy leaves#mid-spring flowers#food source fall#compact habit#bird friendly#songbirds
 
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#deciduous#fragrant flowers#white flowers#wildlife plant#deciduous shrub#low maintenance#hedges#glossy leaves#mid-spring flowers#food source fall#compact habit#bird friendly#songbirds
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Viburnum
    Family:
    Viburnaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Wildlife Value:
    Fruits attract birds.
    Dimensions:
    Height: 4 ft. 0 in. - 5 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 7 ft. 0 in. - 8 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Multi-stemmed
    Spreading
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Texture:
    Clay
    Loam (Silt)
    Sand
    Soil pH:
    Acid (<6.0)
    Neutral (6.0-8.0)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Moist
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5b, 5a, 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Display/Harvest Time:
    Fall
    Summer
    Fruit Type:
    Drupe
    Fruit Description:
    Clusters of drupes turn red in late summer and mature to blue-black and persist into fall.
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Cream/Tan
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Umbel
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Petals:
    4-5 petals/rays
    Flower Size:
    < 1 inch
    Flower Description:
    Creamy white flowers appear 2"-4" umbles in mid-spring.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Glossy
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Shape:
    Obovate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    3-6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    Glossy dark green ovate leaves 4" long turn maroon in fall.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Lawn
    Slope/Bank
    Landscape Theme:
    Drought Tolerant Garden
    Design Feature:
    Foundation Planting
    Hedge
    Small groups
    Attracts:
    Songbirds
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought