The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


The Plants

Viburnum plicatum 'Pink Sensation'

japnese snowball tree

Photo of Viburnum plicatum 'Pink Sensation'


A beautiful shrub with dark green foliage which changes to red-purple in the autumn. Branches are tiered horizontally and white lace-cap flowers appear in the spring, becoming pink as they mature


  • Shrubs

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Japanese style garden
  • Specimen

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • Architectural

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Keep the pruning of young plants to a minimum. Any vertical shoots that threaten to spoil the distinctive tiered shape of established plants should be cut back to their point of origin in summer after flowering.


Size: Large

Pot size: 5 litre

Eventual height: 300cm

Eventual spread: 300cm


  • Light shade
  • Sun


  • South
  • East
  • West
  • North

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline