Viburnum Suspensum – Plants and Hedges
Viburnum Suspensum (sandanqua viburnum) is an attractive evergreen shrub with glossy, leathery oval leaves with a slight serration. V. Suspensum will reach 2-3m in height. Drooping clusters (panicles) of tubular waxy fragrant white, rose tinted flowers in late winter to spring. A hardy shrub once established this Viburnum grows well in a range of conditions.
Space at 1.5m centres for a hedge. Plants are available as tubestock or advanced plants for a more instant hedge or screen.
V. suspensum prefers a humus rich moist but well drained soil and does well in part shade. Easy to prune to keep in shape, cut back in spring to maintain appearance.
Can be used at the back of the border or as a hedging plant or a screening plant.
This is regarded as one of the best Viburnums for use as a hedging plant in warmer climates. Frost hardy and easy to prune.
OTHER VIBURNUM SPECIES and CULTIVARS
Viburnum suspensum is available for sale from the following listed participating nurseries
'Justly famous for rare and unusual plants' Don Teese
34 Mt Pleasant Rd Monbulk VIC 3793
1070 Jacksons Track, Jindivick 3818
Specialising in growing and selling Rare and Unusual Trees, shrubs Perennials Bulbs and Climbers, a unique nursery with amazing stock.