Meet the Breeder
Dr. Tom Ranney
North Carolina, USA
- Heat tolerant
- Elegant evergreen
Developed by Dr. Tom Ranney at NCSU, Yang viburnum is an elegant, compact evergreen hybrid (V. davidii x V. propinquum) that has thick, glossy, bluish-green leaves and showy round clusters of white spring flowers. The flowers are followed by elliptical blue fruit if pollinated by Yin® viburnum.
USDA Zone 7b - 9 (5°F/-14.9°C)
Exposure Part sun
Finish Time 1 season
Bloom Time Spring; Fall fruit
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green
Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn
Soil Best in moist but well-drained soils. Tolerates acidic to slightly alkaline (pH 8.0) conditions.
Pruning Regular pruning and trimming is not needed and not recommended. Branches can be selectively pruned as needed.
Uses Handsome low-growing evergreen for edging, ground cover, and slopes. Nice in woodland gardens.
Growing Tips Plant with Yin viburnum to ensure good fruit on both plants.