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Viburnum tinus 'Lucidum'

Laurustinus

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Key information

Plant type

Evergreen shrub

Flower colour

White

Feature

Flowers, Fruit, Dramatic foliage

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

Viburnum tinus 'Lucidum'

Plant details

Viburnums range from deciduous to semi-evergreens and evergreens. They enjoy well drained soils in open positions and most do not like to dry out. These plants are grown for ornamental flowers, autumn good colour and clusters of bright berries, varying in colour from blue, red or black. Growing several in the same area will encourage a good display of berries. Viburnum tinus is a dense, evergreen shrub with dark and oval, glossy leaves. This is a popular choice for hedging and bears strongly fragrant pinkish-white flowers. Viburnum tinus ‘Lucidum’ is known for its particularly glossy leaves.

Family: Caprifoliaceae

Genus: Viburnum

Species: tinus

Cultivar: Lucidum

Plant type: Evergreen shrub

Flower colour: White

Foliage colour: Dark green

Feature: Flowers, Fruit, Dramatic foliage

Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade

Soil: Well-drained/light, Moist

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 300cm

Spread: 300cm

Time to take cuttings: June to August


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