LATIN NAME: VIBURNUM OBOVATUM 'DENSA'
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.
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
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.