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Viburnum Pragense Shrubs for Sale Online
Viburnum Pragense or Prague Viburnum are handsome foliage that can hold up to common chilly winters with no loss of color. Beautiful pink buds develop in early spring and expand a sweetly fragrant, delicious white flowers. This viburnum is ideal for use as a growing hedge, screen or windbreak.
About Your Viburnum Pragense
The Viburnum Pragense
Viburnum Pragense or Prague is a breathtaking shrub when set in full bloom. This shrub is able to bloom late spring that has lots of winter interest with its fruit. But the Viburnum Pragense fits very well as an excellent privacy hedge plant or foundation plant, its white flat-topped flowers make any landscape glow when planted. The glamrous glossy dark green foliage is what makes this Viburnum a one of a kind. Unlike the Leather Leaf Viburnums the leaves become more smaller and lustrous. This shrub is a notable known semi-evergreen and is very cold tolerant.
|Mature Height:||8 to 10 feet|
|Mature Width:||6 to 8 feet|
|Classification:||Broad Leaved semi-evergreen shrub, Spring flowering|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun to partial shade|
|Habit:||Spreading, densely branched|
|Pruning Season:||Prune in late winter, flowers on new wood.|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established.|
|Uses:||Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting, or a specimen planting.|
How to Care for Viburnum Pragense
We suggest when planting your newly purchased Pragense Viburnum Shrubs that you dig a hole twice as wide as the root system but not deeper. Depending on the quality of your existing soil, you may need to add a locally-sourced compost or topsoil to the backfill soil. We do not recommend using straight topsoil or compost as a backfill soil for Pragense Viburnum because more times than not these products will retain entirely to much moisture and will cause the root system to rot. Adding compost or topsoil will help the young feeder roots of Pragense Shrubs spread through the loose, nutrient-rich soil much easier than if you used solely the existing soil, which more times than not will be hard and compacted. The most common cause of plant death after transplanting is planting the new plant too deep. That is why we do not recommend planting in a hole any deeper than the soil line of the plant in the pot. A good rule is that you should still be able to see the soil the plant was grown in after back-filling the hole. Bio-tone starter fertilizer is a great starter fertilizer that provides plants with mycorrhizae fungus. It is a naturally-occurring, beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. It creates a barrier between the roots of the plant and fungus and pathogens that can cause root rot. We love this product and use it on all plants we install in our own gardens. Bio-tone is a gardener's best friend and can help guarantee your success.