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Viburnum X bodnantense 'Dawn' ☼full sun/part shade ❅hardy ★award

Viburnum X bodnantense 'Dawn' ☼full sun/part shade ❅hardy ★award  (Viburnum X bodnantense 'Dawn')

Preferred common namearrowwood 'Dawn'

Viburnum can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs with opposite, simple or palmately lobed leaves and clusters of small, often fragrant white or pink flowers, followed by red, blue or black berries

'Dawn' is a strong-growing large deciduous shrub of upright growth, with dark green, ovate leaves and clusters of scented, light pink and white flowers opening from autumn to spring, from red buds

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How to growSunlight
Full sun Part shade Aspect
North-facing, East-facing, South-facing or West-facing
Sheltered or Exposed
Grows well in most moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils
Well-drained or Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline or Neutral
Clay, Loam, Sand or Chalk
Propagate by softwood cuttings in summer

Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds or Low Maintenance

How to carePruning
Pruning group 8. Tolerates hard renovative pruning

Generally pest free
May be affected by a leaf spot
CharacteristicsPlant type



The fruit can cause a mild stomach upset if ingested

H4 (hardy)
Pink and White in Autumn, Spring and Winter

Dark Green in Autumn, Spring and Summer

SizeUltimate height
1.5-2.5 metres

Ultimate spread
1-1.5 metres

Time to ultimate height
10-20 years

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It is such a delicate colour - is it scented? I know that some are and some aren't!

19 Feb, 2013


Hi Wildrose - yes they smell divine - and attract bees big time :)))

19 Feb, 2013


Pretty pink :o)

20 Feb, 2013


Thanks Terra :-))

20 Feb, 2013


:o))) wonderful aroma from these.

20 Feb, 2013



20 Feb, 2013


Love this, mines in flower to..

22 Feb, 2013


Yes lovely plants and wouldn't do without one :))

22 Feb, 2013

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