VIBURNUM: WALTERS WHORLED CLASS
LATIN NAME: VIBURNUM OBOVATUM 'WHORLED CLASS'
This large evergreen shrub has bright green, red-tipped new growth. Its foliage is accompanied by large amounts of white flower clusters in the spring followed by blue-black berries. This vigorous grower will reach 5-6 feet tall( 5-6 feet wide). Its versatility allows a wide range of uses such as background hedge, accent, screen, and tree.
Amount of Sunlight: Thrives in full sun; Tolerates shade
Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat; Drought tolerant
Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers rich, moist, well-drained soil; Salt tolerant
Cold Hardiness Zone: 6-10
This undemanding evergreen shrub 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 in spring and summer to maintain the desired shape.