Viburnum tinus – Laurustinus
DESCRIPTION: This tough, shrub-like tree has a dense growth habit with glossy dark green leaves which develop purplish tones in cold weather.
This variety is a relatively fast grower making it an excellent choice for quickly establishing an informal hedge.
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Shrubby, dense
FOLIAGE: Glossy dark green leaves which develop purplish tones in cold weather.
FLOWERS and FRUIT: Clusters of spectacular pinkish white flower heads which are highly fragrant and can flower over a long period throughout the year, with its peak flowering period being winter and spring.
GROWTH RATE: Moderate
LANDSCAPE USES: Hedge, screen, border, windbreak, feature
TOLERANCES: Prefers a well drained moist soil in full sun to part shade but will tolerate most climates and conditions well
TREE CARE: Trim once a year to shape if required