Botanical name: Viburnum opulus 'Xanthocarpum'
Other names: Yellow-fruited guelder rose
Variety or Cultivar: 'Xanthocarpum' _ 'Xanthocarpum' is a large, deciduous shrub with palmate leaves that yellow in autumn. Flat clusters of white flowers in spring and summer are followed by shiny, orange-yellow berries in autumn.
Viburnum opulus 'Xanthocarpum' is: Deciduous
Flower: White in Spring; White in Summer
Foliage: Green in Spring; Flushed pink, Flushed yellow in Autumn
Toxicity: Berries can cause stomach upsets.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific diseases: Leaf spot
Pruning: Can take hard pruning.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Viburnum opulus 'Xanthocarpum' (Yellow-fruited guelder rose) will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance, Wildlife
Cultivation: Grow in any moderately fertile, well-drained soil in sun or shade.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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