Item Form. Bloom Size: Unknown - Tell us. The blooms start as pink buds that unfurl to reveal blush pink white flowers. Leave behind the thinner, fresher shoots coming up from the plantâs base. Sold in wholesale quantities and perfect for â¦ Moisture Requirements: Moderate. It also looks great as a specimen plant where it makes a showy display in spring when the flowers are in bloom, and in summer and fall when the berries hang from the branches. Up to 10 ft. tall, 8 ft. wide. This rounded shrub is vigorous but tight in habit with leathery, dark green foliage. Maroon and Red. In the case of Viburnum dentatum, it is a bit more complicated â you must choose cultivars that are known to be compatible and bloom at the same time. Semi-rounded white flowers. Viburnum plicatum f. plicatum 'Popcorn' gains its name, however, from the masses upon masses of popcorn shaped flowers which appear in spring, almost completely covering the foliage! A dwarf Viburnum obovatum is the variety âReiflerâs Dwarf.â 5 - 9. Hundreds of 3" round popcorn ball flowers line every branch, virtually obscuring the foliage in the spring. Doublefile, Japanese Snowball. Type: Deciduous Shrub. Later in the year, this magnificent shrub allows its leaves to fall, but not before they have given you one final display of vivid reds and purples. Imagine a shrub all covered with popcorn balls! Dark green leaves are strongly-veined, toothed, with pleated upper surfaces. plicatum, produces 2 to 3 inch wide showy, snowball-type clusters of white flowers in spring. Known for its snowball like flowers, Viburnum plicatum âPopcornâ forms a dense, upright, multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub good for borders or foundation plantings. For best flowering provide at least 4 to 5 hours of direct sunlight or all-day lightly filtered sun. A close up of âPopcornâsâ flowers: although it looks like an hydrangea, it is actually a viburnum. An awesome sight in bloom! 'Popcorn'. Soil pH requirements: 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic) 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic) 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral) Patent Information: Non-patented. At most, remove no more than â of the shoots. Classic Viburnums is a family owned nursery located in South Central Nebraska devoted exclusively to growing the genus Viburnum. Viburnum Showy, snowball-like, orbicular inflorescences of sterile, non-fragrant, snow-white flowers bloom along the branches in spring (May). Bloom Time: Apr-May. Popcorn Viburnum Locally grown and cut popcorn viburnum. Spectacular big, rounded, 6- to 8 inches flower clusters bloom in spring (or any time during warm weather); they are composed of sterile flowers that start out lime-green, change to white. Many varieties of viburnum only bloom for a couple of weeks. It grows somewhat smaller than typical f. plicatum plants and produces popcorn-like clusters of white flowers cover the shrub in a profuse spring bloom which occurs earlier than most other f. plicatum â¦ Morning shade with afternoon sun is fine. The sterile flowers start lime green before maturing to white, and make a stunning show for a month. Our passion for viburnums is evidenced by offering our customers the largest selection of viburnums in the United States. Flower Color: White, Good Cut Full Sun to Part Sun Zones: 5 to 8 Height: 5-10 ' Spread: 5-8' Foliage Color: Green. This required regularly visiting the Arnold Arboretum, es-pecially during the spring and summer. Variety. This shrub prefers well-drained average to moist acidic soils. Leatherleaf Viburnum is an evergreen shrub native to China. Common Name: Popcorn Snowball Viburnum. Pink flowers and cinnamon-hued bark. Most Viburnum will grow in full sun or part shade. Deciduous. Great For: Planting with Hydrangeas and Inkberry, Planting with Azaleas and Rhododendrons The dark leathery green leaves turn burgundy red in fall. Leaf Fall Color. Partial to full sun. Bloom Time: Mid Spring. A fabulous plant for the garden as it is also very drought-tolerant and is great for for butterflies and other pollinators. Viburnum plicatum Popcorn commonly known as Japanese Snowball Popcorn, is a highly-decorative, deciduous shrub, prized for its unusual spring bloom. Also part of the Viburnum family is laurestine or Viburnum tinus which is often found in our gardens, and also âWatanabeâ doublefile japanese snowball which has a blooming that lasts for a very long time, from May to October. Viburnum plicatum f. plicatum 'Popcorn' is a viburnum thats pops! â¦ A dense, upright, multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub with somewhat horizontal branching that grows 8 to 12 feet high. An elegant upright branching structure coupled with excellent burgundy-red fall color sets this plant apart. White flowers in lace cap form (2-4â wide) continuously bloom from spring to fall season. Size Class: Medium. âPopcornâ Japanese snowball bush, Viburnum plicatum, has 3â³ round blooms that open lime green and mature to pure white, putting on a stunning show for a full month in April and May. They also like moist, acidic soil that is well drained. plicatum. Bloom Start to End. Individual flower globes measure 5 inches across and are made of up to 100 individual blossoms. Viburnum, Popcorn Doublefile . 'Watanabeiâ (synonymous with âNanum Semperflorensâ) is a compact doublefile viburnum cultivar that typically matures to 4-6â tall and as wide. Viburnums like lots of sun and are more likely to bloom if they get full sun. Common Name: Doublefile Viburnum. Smart tip about Mariesii Avoid locations that â¦ The dark-green foliage is also desirable. Fruit: Bluish Berries. These will rejuvenate your viburnum. ... Bloom Time: Spring. With multiple seasons of interest and good constitution, this cultivar is an excellent shrub for use as a specimen plant or mixed shrub borders. Bareroot. These observations reveal what seems to be a Zone. Doublefile viburnum or Japanese snowball viburnum, Viburnum plicatum var. Bloom Characteristics: This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds. 'Popcorn' produces 2-3" rounded clusters of pure white flowers in May that hover amongst deep green, quilted foliage. Usually, this means removing 1 to 3 shoots at a time. 'Popcorn' Doublefile Viburnum produces large quantities of big white snowball blooms in April. In conjunction with this study I kept a record of the dates when plants of many Viburnum species were in flower. Leaf Color: Green. Viburnum carlcephalum adds a sweet perfume to beautiful snowball bush flowers. Morning sun with afternoon shade is fine. Other details: Unknown - Tell us. Although the snowball flowers bloom on old wood in viburnum plants, the oldest shoots produce weak flowers and are safe to remove. Broad, horizontally branched viburnum having semi-rounded white flowers resembling balls of popcorn in the spring. Introduced by David Leach of Ohio, and Dr. Michael Dirr's favorite of the Snowball Doublefile Viburnums. Doublefile Viburnum plicatum âPopcornâ deciduous shrub 6â² â 8â². âBlue Muffinâ viburnum, or Viburnum dentatum âBlue Muffin,â grows 5 to 6 feet tall, compared to a full size plant at 8 to 10 feet. Autumn brings brilliant scarlet hues to the veined deep green leaves. Bloom Color: White/Near White. Viburnum Popcorn is an attractive, rounded, deciduous shrub with bright green foliage and smothered in plentiful clusters of brilliant white flowers from late spring into early summer. Bloom time in the spring finds the most plants offered in gardening centers. Exposure: Partial Shade. Itâs easy to go on vacation and miss the whole show. Bad Timing. Zone: 5 â 8 âBlue Muffinâ viburnum blooms in spring and ripens a heavy crop of blue-black fruit. They also look great in mixed shrub borders where you can combine this mid-spring blooming shrub with others that bloom in early spring, late spring and summer for year-round interest. A blooming machine! Viburnum plants grow from year to year once they become of flower-ing age. The habit is upright and somewhat compact. It blooms in late spring the flower buds are formed in late summer to early fall of the previous year and are also ornamental. 18-24â³ tall and full of white/green blooms. It's known as fragrant snowball bush and opens its blossoms toward late spring. Pink Dawn Viburnum Viburnum x bodnantense âPink Dawnâ Best for a late winter, early spring blooming bonanza. Late Spring - Early Summer.