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Other common names
Japanese snowball 'Mariesii'
Viburnum mariesii Viburnum plicatum f. plicatum 'Mariesii'
Viburnum plicatum 'Mariesii' Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum f. mariesii
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
Adoxaceae / Adoxaceae
'Mariesii' is a large deciduous shrub with wide-spreading, tiered branches and prominently veined, dark green, ovate leaves, purple in autumn. Large lacecap heads of white flowers in late spring are occasionally followed by red, later black fruit
Toxicity The fruit can cause a mild stomach upset if ingested
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Aspect North-facing or East-facing or South-facing or West-facing
Exposure Sheltered or Exposed
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilClay, Loam, Sand, Chalk
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Grows well in most moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils
Propagate by softwood cuttings in summer
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance
Pruning group 8. Tolerates hard renovative pruning
Generally pest free
May be affected by a leaf spot
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