Hinton Ampner Garden


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Viburnum tinus

Laurustinus

Location:

The House Front.
Steps from Yew Garden
Lilac Border

Description:

A hardy evergreen shrub, growning to 2m, for winter interest with dense dark green foliage and flowers which appear over a long period from December to April. The pink flower buds open to tiny, star-shaped white flowers followed by small dark blue-black fruits. It can also be grown as an informal hedge and is shade-tolerant.

Site and Care:

Will grow in any type of soil well drained soil in full sun, partial shade and even complete shade. Prune for shape in spring. Propagation is by cuttings in summer.
Height: 200cm Spread: 200cm