Viburnum carlesii
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Viburnum carlesii

Korean spice viburnum

  family viburnaceae 
  genus viburnum 

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Genus  Viburnum Species  carlesii Variety  Cultivar  Common names  Korean spice viburnum Family  VIBURNACEAE Specimen number  S11471 Data source  HtZn p180;Frgnt p132
Life cycle
Life form  Terrestrial Life cycle  Woody perennial Life span  5 - 20 years Annual cycle  Depends on climate Stature  Shrub Growth form  Various Growth habit  Not applicable Overall height  3' - 12' Overall spread   
Sunshine  Full sun to partial shade Water  Moist, well drained Optimal soil texture  Various Acceptable soil pH  Soil pH 06-07 USDA hardiness  USDA zones 05a-08b AHS heat zones  Heat zones 08-01 Sunset climate zones  Not classified
Suitable for gardens  yes Nursery  Unknown Compost  no Size at acquisition  Unknown Garden location  Unknown Garden notes  Viburnum carlesii has a colorful display of berries in the fall and early winter. Korean spice viburnum has flowers that are strongly perfume scented. This plant can survive cold winters where the average annual low is -20� Fahrenheit. This species needs summer days with high heat. This plant likes full sun to partial shade. It usually does best in moist, well drained soils.
Special qualities
Tolerates drought  no Tolerates high humidity  no Tolerates seaside conditions  no Insect resistant  no Disease resistant  no Deer resistant  no Best uses    Symbiosis  Attracts butterflies  no Attracts hummingbirds  no Autumn foliage  no Colorful berries  yes Desirable qualities    Other interest  colorful berries in autum and winter Other interest color  Other interest period   
Adverse factors
Common pests  Poisonous parts  Poisonous indications  Internal poison  no Dermatologic poison  no Livestock poison  no Mechanical injury  no Hay fever pollen    Hay fever season    Adverse qualities   
Herbal medicine
Medicinal properties  Medicinal parts  Has medicinal uses  no Do not self-administer  no Do no use if pregnant  no Legally restricted  no Toxicity precautions  Medicinal notes 
Traditional uses
Parts used  Traditional uses  Contemporary uses  Fragrance  fragrant. exquisitely fragrant Fragrance parts  Flowers Fragrance intensity  Strong Fragrance category  Perfume Dye parts  Dye color 
Propagule  Various Pollination method    Planting style    Crop spacing    Row spacing    Cold frame  Planting period    Harvesting period    Frost tolerance    Heat requirement    Fertilizer  Typical Time to harvest 
Is edible  no Culinary uses  Nutritional value  Edible parts  Description of edible parts Flavor / texture 
Horticulture notes  Viburnum carlesii probably originates from Korea.
Tag needs printing  no Collection notes  Viburnum carlesii is a woody perennial. Flowers are borne during the month of April. The blossoms are most often a white color.

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Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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