Viburnum tinus is a glossy evergreen shrub, medium sized in growth and has a main period of interest from september (When the pink buds appear) and then Feb through to May when these pink buds open into small white stary flowes. These are then followed by metallic blue berries. It can be used in the garden as a filler shrub, something to give good winter foliage colour and some winter interest, or indeed like below in Belmont House where they have it planted as a really thick hedge.
the richly coloured berries are a joy. Viburnum tinus, like Viburnum davidii is super tough, can tolerate heavy pruning and is tolerate of most soils. see here for stockist
See other plants of interest from Belmont House here
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