Viburnum opulus var. opulus 'Nanum'
Dwarf European Cranberry Bush Viburnum
vi-BER-num OP-u-lus OP-u-lus
Viburnum opulus 'Nanum"
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Deciduous shrub, dwarf, 12-24 inches (30-60 cm) tall, wider spread, very compact, mounding, and dense. Leaves 2-4 cm wide. Generally produces few, if any, flowers or fruit.
- Sun to part shade, needs very little care but will not stand poorly drained conditions, no pruning.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 3 Originated in France in about 1841
- Oregon State Univ. campus: both south and north of the Memorial Union