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Bodnant Viburnum

Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn'

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Also known as

Arrowwood 'Dawn', Winter Flowering Viburnum

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Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

1.5m

1.5m

Min

1m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn' leaves
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Overview

Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn' is a large, strong-growing, deciduous shrub cultivar in the Adoxaceae family. It has an upright growth habit, producing dark green, oval-shaped leaves and clusters of scented, light pink-white flowers. These bloom from autumn to spring, opening from red buds.

Common problems

Generally pest free but can be affected by leaf spot.

    Harvesting

    Generally not harvested.

    Propagation

    Cuttings

    Take softwood cuttings in summer.

    Special Features

    Winter colour

    Attractive flowers

    Uses

    A low maintenance shrub which suits borders of most gardens.

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