Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Viburnum arboreum Britton

Tree with a straight trunk and spreading branches.  To 15m.  Confined to St Catherine, St James and Trelawny in woodland on limestone hills.  Listed on the IUCN Red List of threatened species. [].

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.

History at Camden Park

Listed in all published catalogues but no longer present in the gardens [T.987/1843].


Published Jul 09, 2009 - 03:31 PM | Last updated Jul 16, 2010 - 02:13 PM

Family Caprifoliaceae
Region of origin


Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Viburnum arboreum 

Confidence level medium