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Roundleaf Laurustinus

Viburnum tinus 'Robustum'

Excellent hedge or screen with dense, erect habit. Beautiful, fragrant white flowers blushed with pink. Can be trained into small patio or garden tree. Dark green foliage is highly prized. Evergreen.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationvy-BER-num TY-nus roh-BUS-tum
LoreThis genus was derived from the Latin word viburna, which means "to tie". It was so named because long flexible whips of European viburnum species were used to tie up firewood sticks gathered in the wild.
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 6 to 12 ft. tall, 3 to 6 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeEarly spring
Design IdeasThe upright form of this large shrub makes it an excellent candidate to plant in a patio container as a small tree, with lower limbs pruned. Or include it in a smaller border planting, where it willstand out with its fragrant flowers.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleMediterranean
Growth HabitErect
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Privacy Screen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Ornamental Berries, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsPlant the base of this small tree with perennials such as Johnson's Blue Cranesbill (Geranium x 'Johnson's Blue'), Georgenberg Chilean Avens (Geum x heldreichii 'Georgenberg') and Moonbeam ThreadleafCoreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam').

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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