Cayuga Viburnum

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The Cayuga Viburnum (Viburnum x carlcephalum 'Cayuga') is about to blow all of your plant expectations out of the water with its captivating white flowers and incredible coloration. In the spring the shrub has dark green foliage that holds aloft clusters of the most precious pinkish-white flowers that look like little bouquets! These round mophead-style blooms attract pollinators galore!

Before you know it, you'll get round leaves that are a deep purple coloration in the fall. If you're needing a shrub that will add an elegant ornamental feature to your garden then this is the one for you. It will make you feel like you and your landscaping is on cloud 9! Cayuga Viburnum is great as an accent shrub in your landscaping and stands out phenomenally alongside finer green trees. This will make your garden look complete and full.

Hardy throughout USDA growing zones 5 through 8, Cayuga is a brilliant offspring of the Koreanspice and Snowball Viburnum, keeping the best of both parents! Fragrance, color, berries for birds and flowers for pollinators, plus fantastic fall color - All wrapped into one! Hefty in size at maturity, these ornamentals can attain 4-8 feet in height and 6-8 feet in width when left unpruned.

Planting and Application:

This magnificent shrub adds a dramatic feature to your landscaping when mass planted. The colors and flowers stand out intensely! Pollinator borders and cut flower gardens both display their gratitude with the inclusion of these ornamental shrubs by way of the profuse blooms! Use as a single focal point and anchor in the foundation plantings, you are sure to find the perfect location for these versatile plants! Imagine creating outdoor rooms and mixed-shrub borders of these lovely blossoms!

You will want everyone to see your beautiful shrub, so plant it along the walkway to your front door. People won't be able to stop asking where you got such an incredible shrub. Songbirds and butterflies won't be able to pass up your shrubs either! Create rows of shelter and buffets for your songbirds and beneficial insects that also create privacy for you! Groupings create shelter and naturalized banks of eyesore-hiding screens, blocking wind, noise, and slow drifting snow while creating a habitat for wildlife!

  • Dark Green Foliage with Pinkish-White Flowers
  • Orange Red Fall Color
  • Easy to Care For!
  • Wildlife, Pollinators & Bird Friendly
  • Dramatic Specimen & Amazing Accent Shrub, Hedge & Screening

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Plant this Viburnum variety in rich, well-drained soil with partial shade to full sun. You also want to be sure to add a 3-4 inch layer of mulch around the base of your shrub to ensure even moisture and protect it from nasty pests and diseases. Prune only immediately after flowering and renewal prune every 3-5 years by removing older, thicker stems when the bush is dormant.

  • Sun To Part Shade
  • Moderate Moisture Needs & Appreciates Mulched Beds
  • Almost Any Well-Drained Soil Type
  • Deer Don't Prefer The Taste - Juglone Tolerant
  • Cold Hardy Cultivar Native to North America
  • Easy-Care in Well-Drained Soil

Complete your landscaping today with the Cayuga Viburnum at Nature Hills Nursery! Gorgeous round flower clusters, fall color and get easy-care flowering ornamental shrubs delivered to your doorstep!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 19.99
20 - 49.99 21.99
50 - 69.99 24.99
70 - 99.99 29.99
100 - 129.99 34.99
130 - 149.99 41.99
150 - 150+ Approx 27%

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Cayuga Viburnum Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-8
Growing Zones 5-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Viburnum x carlcephalum 'Cayuga'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 4 - 8 feet
Mature Spread 6 - 8 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Shade
Soil Well Drained
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pinkish-White
Fall Color Orange, Red
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Flowering
Fragrant Yes
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