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Viburnum opulus

For sale by Phil Brown

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grown from locally sourced seed and grown in root trainers, 2 years old, ready for planting now.

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0.13 litres

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Plant Finder: about Viburnum opulus

Common names

European cranberry bush, Guelder rose, Crampbark, Water elder, Red elder, Cranberry bush


Viburnum opulus (European cranberry bush). This shrub produces clusters of white lacy flowers in the summer. It has a spreading habit with long, pale green shoots and grey bark.


They are moderately frost hardy. Grow them in any well-drained soil in sun or light shade.

Interest and use

Banks, hedging, specimen, ornamental fruit. Spring/Summer interest.

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Viburnum opulus | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -39°C)
  • SoilClay, Sandy, Humus-rich, Chalky
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

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Creswell, Worksop, Derbyshire, S80
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