Maries Doublefile Viburnum
Marie’s Doublefile Viburnum features upright, rounded, spreading form with light green summer foliage. The foliage has more of a yellow tint than other plicatum viburnum. The leave are ovate and toothed. The underside of the leaves are darker with tiny, soft hairs. In late spring, clusters of lacy, white flowers decorate the shrub. Red fruits follow the flowers and turn black as they mature. The ‘Mariesii’ does not produce abundant fruits, however this may be from a lack of proper pollination. Fall foliage is purple. The Marie’s Doublefile is a native of Japan. Wonderful specimen shrub for the landscape. Plant in mass for a hedge or foundation planting.
Viburnum plicatum ‘Mariesii’ grows best in Full to Part Sun. It will grow 8-10′ tall with a spread of 10-12′. Plant in zones 4 to 8. Deer resistant. Attracts birds and butterflies. Drought tolerant.
Care & Shipping Notes
Plant in moist, well drained soil that is acidic.Will tolerate a variety of soil types and conditions, but will do best with regular moisture. No serious insect or disease problems. Prune immediately after flowering. NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.