Visit our new video hub.
Visit our new video hub.

Viburnum – Lil’ Ditty® – Witherod Viburnum – Viburnum cassinoides

Garden Height
12 - 24
Spacing
12 - 24
Spread
12 - 24
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Short
Flower Colors
White
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun, Sun
Proven Winners

Attracts: Birds

Resists: Deer

Fragrant Flower

Native to North America

Fall Interest

Winter Interest

Small / Miniature

Maintenance Notes
Prefers moist, well-drained soils but will tolerate wet ones. Struggles in hot, dry conditions. Dwarf variety needs little pruning. Fertilize in spring if desired. Lil' Ditty is capable of developing attractive berries, however, it is the only selection of this type that is widely available on the market, so finding a suitable pollinator is difficult. Fortunately, the flowers, high-quality foliage, and useful dwarf habit of Lil' Ditty is enough to make it worthy of planting in your landscape or garden, even if no companion is around for fruit to form.

Uses Notes Mixed borders, foundation plantings. This adaptable, easy-to-grow landscape plant is perfect for mass plantings, foundations, and the outer edge of water gardens.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Consistent

Blooms On Old Wood

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Landscape, Mass Planting, Specimen or Focal Point