Viburnum sargentii ‘Onondaga’
A premium cultivar featuring both ornamental foliage and floral displays. Viburnum sargentii ‘Onondaga’ has an upright habit when young and ends up more rounded with age. In spring it produces clusters of small white lacecaps, these are followed by red berries in autumn. Viburnums offer year round interest with a different show for every season.
A Winning Performer
The extremely showy ‘Onondaga’ has gained the Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit. Easy to grow, requiring very low care and is fairly pest and disease-free.
Growing: Viburnum sargentii ‘Onondaga’
– Height with flowers: 250cm approx.
– Width: 150cm approx.
– Position: Full Sun and also Partial Shade
– Soil: Will tolerate a range of soil conditions but must be well drained.
– Fragrance: Scented Flowers
– Frost: Hardy
– Growth: Deciduous Shrub
– Attracts: Butterflies as well as bees and other beneficial pollinators.
– Care: Usually hard pruning is done in late winter, However it will take to a prune and shape at any time of the year. Total removal of old growth is not always necessary.
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Not first choice for these nibbling pests however it will bounce back hard if they do decide to have a bite.
– Origin: Native to north eastern Asia.