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Viburnum dentatum 'Christom'

BLUE MUFFIN® VIBURNUM

Breeder
Buy Blue Muffin® Viburnum online. This compact beauty has loads of white spring flowers and an impressive display of rich blue berries. Works well as a small hedge,foundation plant, or on the edge of a woodland setting. 'Blue Muffin'® grows a bit taller than it's width.

Height:

4-5 Feet

Spread:

3-4 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Oklahoma Proven
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • White
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Red/Brilliant Red
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Border Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Viburnum is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

Viburnums produce the most berries when a pollinator is planted in close proximity. The pollinator should be of the same species example(dentatum) but of a different variety. Bloom times should also match for best berry set. Click the previous and next plant button at the top of this page to see plants of this species. Viburnum dentatums can be pollinated by another selections of Viburnum dentatums like Red Feather, Raspberry Tart, Autumn Jazz, Chicago Luster, Blue Muffin