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Order: Dipsacales
   Family: Caprifoliaceae
            Genus: Viburnum
                        Specie: plicatum

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 8 ft (2.4 m)

Cultivation: Light well-drained soil

Features: Bright green leaves with pleated upper surface turn burgundy red in autumn; flat umbels of creamy white flowers spring?summer; red to black fruit

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens Specimen plant Foliage display Flower display Fruit display

Zones: 4-9

Description: Occurring in China and Japan, this well-known species forms a vigorous, spreading, deciduous shrub up to 8 ft (2.4 m) tall and 10 ft (3 m) in spread, with tiered branches. The leaves have a pleated upper surface, are bright green in spring, turning mid-gr

Growth Habit: Spreading tiered branches

Comments: Many cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial

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