Area of origin: Korea. Introduced in Europe in 1902. The cultivar 'Aurora' was obtained by Slieve Donard (Northern Ireland).
Adult dimensions: Height: up to 2.5 meters (8'). Spread: up to 2 meters (6,5').
Type of soil: Prefers cool and acidy soil.
Hardiness: Frost hardy to -17°C.
Position: Semi-shade to full sun.
Properties and uses:
Very beautiful flowering period from April to May. Its highly perfumed, delicate pink blooms are arranged in large bunches. Korean Spice Viburnum 'Aurora' can be planted singly or in flowerbeds where its blooms make it easily identifiable.
• See the Viburnum catalogue