A fast growing evergreen shrub which produces bright green glossy leaves which darken in colour with age with coppery/bronze new growth. Mature plants produce clusters of small white perfumed flowers in late Spring followed by red berries that turn black. This variety grows well in warmer climates.
**Not much difference between these and the straight Viburnum odoratissimum variety. Emerald Lustre have more lush shinier leaves which gives them a more tropical look. Leaf size and habit are the same.
Growth Size: Up to 4m h x 4m w
Spacing: Plant these every 70cm apart for a faster forming hedge or further apart for a slower forming hedge.
Positioning: Full sun to part shade
Perfect for: Hedges, screening, cut foliage, windbreak
Tolerances: Can be frost sensitive
Growth Rate: Moderate to Fast