Viburnum comes in many different shapes and sizes
some Viburnums are small trees others are shrubs; some Viburnum varieties are evergreen while others are deciduous.
Most Viburnum shrubs are fragrant to very fragrant, some of them are winter flowering and others flower early to mid spring. The most popular of all Viburnum is Viburnum opulus also known as the 'Snowball shrub' its large snowball-like blooms have a wonderful sweet fragrance in spring; it has attractive foliage in autumn and berries in winter.
Viburnum shrubs are part of the Musk plant family (Adoxaceae).