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Small, starry clusters of white flowers on Yin viburnum davidii Small blue fruits developing on Yin viburnum davidii The thick, leathery, heavily lined foliage of Yin viburnum
  • Compact
  • Heat tolerant
  • Elegant evergreen

Finally, David viburnums aren't just for the Pacific Northwest anymore! Introducing Yin® - an elegant, compact evergreen viburnum hybrid between V. davidii x V. propinquum that combines the beauty of David viburnum with the heat tolerance of Chinese viburnum. Thick, glossy, three veined, bluish-green leaves and showy round clusters of white spring flowers. The flowers are followed by bright blue berries if pollinated by Yang® viburnum.

USDA Zone 7b - 9 (5°F/-14.9°C)

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Exposure Part sun

Height 2' - 4'

Width 4'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Evergreen

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 Yang viburnum to ensure good fruit on both plants.