Viburnum odoratissimum 2
Viburnum odoratissimum 2

Viburnum odoratissimum
(Sweet Viburnum)
USDA Zone: 8 - 10B
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Origin: India to Japan
Type: Medium Shrubs

Typical Height: 8’-10’
(2.4-3.0mts)
Typical Spread: 4'-8'
(1.2-2.4mts)
   
Growth: Fast
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Salt Tolerance: Low
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: White / Cream
Flowering Season: Spring
Flower Feature: Insignificant, Fragrant
Light Needs: Medium - High
Nutritional Needs: Medium
Human Hazards: None
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Propagation: Seeds, Cuttings
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Medium
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (1.5'-2')
7G (2'-3')
15G (3'-4')
25G (4'-6')

Typical planting distance:
4'-6' O.C.
(1.20-1.80 mts)

Common Uses: Formal Hedge, Informal Hedge, Shrubs,

Category: Medium Shrubs
 
Notes: It is one of the most gratifying shrubs to use as a hedge, because of its fast rate of growth and the beautiful springtime fragrance.

+In this Photo:
Viburnum odoratissimum
(Sweet Viburnum)
5' Height Hedge / 4' O.C.

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
August 2015
Miami Beach
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.

The Landscape Manual
Prepared by the Miami-Dade
County
Department of
Planning and Zoning

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/st659

http://www.floridata.com/Plants/Caprifoliaceae/Viburnum%20odoratissimum/256

http://www.onlineplantguide.com/Plant-Details/2741/