VIBURNUM tinus

Commonly known as Laurustinus

Compact growing evergreen shrub with white flowers in winter and spring followed by blue-black fruits
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Narrowly oblong, dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • White
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    3m (10ft)
  • Hedge
    Ideal for hedging
  • Tall Shrub
    Compact, bushy shrub. Small flowers, 6mm(¼in) across, in flattened, terminal cymes to 10cm (4in) across.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

VIBURNUM tinus

 
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  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Good to know
    Good for coastal exposure. Withstands hard pruning. Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects in winter
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, viburnum beetles, honey fungus, leaf spot.
    Place of origin
    Mediterranean.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Moderately fertile
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

Buy Varieties of VIBURNUM tinus

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VIBURNUM tinus 'Eve Price'

VIBURNUM tinus 'Eve Price'

Laurustinus

buds carmine opening white, compact habit

 
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VIBURNUM tinus 'Lisarose'

VIBURNUM tinus 'Lisarose'

Laurustinus

in winter, clusters of deep pink buds open to pale pink, ageing to white fragrant flowers, followed by blue/black fruits. Evergreen, compact shrub

 
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VIBURNUM tinus 'Purpureum'

VIBURNUM tinus 'Purpureum'

Laurustinus

young leaves tinged purple

 
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