Viburnum: Densa Latin Name: viburnum obovatum 'densa'
The Care This compact viburnum blooms clusters of small white flowers in the spring followed by berries that deepen from red to black. In the fall, the foliage turns to a stunning red. It grows 4-5 feet tall (4-5 feet wide) and is ideal as a hedge or border plant.
The Needs Amount of Sunlight: Thrives in full sun; Tolerates shade Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers well-drained soil Cold Hardiness Zone: 8-10
The Care This fast-growing evergreen shrub or tree needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Shear annually to maintain desired shape. To maximize its growth allow the necessary amount of space.