Spice Baby™ Koreanspice Viburnum
A powerful scent from heavenly blossoms!
Take a stroll around your block this evening as the sun is setting. If you’re lucky you’ll smell a spicy sweet scent wafting on the evening breeze.
What is that wonderful smell? It’s not a rose, or a lilac or jasmine.
Can’t put your finger on it? Let us help you. It’s Spice Baby Koreanspice Viburnum (Viburnum carlesii 'SMVCB' SPICE BABY). This Proven Winner selection is a medium shrub – only about 3’-5’ tall – but it is covered in perfect snowball sized spheres of blush-pink blooms that are reminiscent of clusters of apple blossoms if they were hydrangea flowers. These are sized just right to go in any garden and are especially useful as foundation plantings. (To make your neighbors really jealous, use several as a fragrant, flowering springtime hedge.)
These beauties are deer resistant, should you live somewhere where that is a necessity. But even though deer dislike them, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other pollinators find Spice Baby completely irresistible! You will have a vibrant display of flying friends for weeks.
Winners are field tested for beauty, strength, and stamina so you can be sure that Spice Baby will perform exceptionally well in your sunny garden. If you have more than one you will even get berries in the fall to add to the show.
Don’t wait until next year to add these classic garden plants to your landscape. Order yours today!
* Fragrant blush-pink flowers
* Attracts pollinators, butterflies, and hummingbirds
* Deer resistant
* Good hedge
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
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Equal to||.87 dry quart / .96 dry liter 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|
|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|
|#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|
|#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|
About Plant Sentry™
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This proprietary eCommerce software prevents the shipment of a restricted plant to each state. The Plant Sentry system includes a shipment certification program. The Plant Sentry Compliance Officer works closely with NatureHills.com and each nursery or fulfillment center to ensure only compliant plants are sold to customers.
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|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Viburnum carlesii 'SMVCB'|
|Mature Height||4 - 5 feet|
|Mature Spread||4 - 5 feet|
|Soil Type||Moist, Well Drained Soil|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|Flower Color||White, Blush Pink|
|Fruiting Time||Summer, Fall|