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Viburnum tinus


Order: Dipsacales
   Family: Caprifoliaceae
            Genus: Viburnum
                        Specie: Viburnum tinus

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Light well-drained soil

Features: Dark green glossy leaves; flattened heads of fragrant pinkish white flowers; blue-black fruit

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens Specimen plant Foliage display Fruit display

Zones: 7?9

Description: This tough native of the Mediterranean scrub forms a dense evergreen shrub and, in gardens, has been popular as a hedging plant for centuries. The flattened heads of white, pink or pinkish white flowers are strongly fragrant and followed by blue-black ber

Growth Habit: Dense branching habit

Comments: Several cultivars available

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