VIBURNUM betulifolium

Corymbs of white flowers and masses of redcurrant-like fruits in autumn on more mature plants. One of the finest fruiting shrubs which the birds seem to leave alone right through winter
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  • Deciduous
    Toothed, tapered, glossy, dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long
  • White
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    3m (10ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Upright, with arching branches. Produces small flowers 5mm (¼in) across in domed terminal corymbs to 10cm (4in) across followed by pendent clusters of fruit 6mm (¼in) across.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

VIBURNUM betulifolium

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Small £17.50 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, viburnum beetles, leaf spot, honey fungus.
    Place of origin
    Western and central China
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrulate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Moderately fertile.
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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