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A picture of a Japanese Snowball 'Mariesii'

Japanese Snowball 'Mariesii'

Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum 'Mariesii'

Viburnum plicatum mariesii by Steve Law (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Japanese Snowball 'Mariesii' Overview

Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum 'Mariesii' is deciduous shrub who's branches spread out in a tiered fashion. In late spring it produces attractive and large lace cap heads of white blooms which develop into first red, then black fruits. in autumn, Japanese Snowball 'Mariesii' dark green leaves turn an attractive purple before falling. Viburnum plicatum 'Mariesii' has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

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