Viburnum carlesii 'Spice Baby'

Korean Spice Viburnum

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • A compact, Korean Spice Viburnum!
  • Strong fragrance
  • Creamy white flowers in the spring
  • Will develop berries in the fall if a second carlesii variety is in the landscape
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Fertilize with a controlled release fertilizer in spring. May be trimmed after flowering.

Height: 3-5 ft
Spread: 3-5 ft
Price Level 1: $39.99 ea.~#3
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: $59.99 ea.~#5

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Fragrant
  • Garden
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Low Maintenance


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained