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Viburnum lentago

Common Name(s):
Nannyberry viburnum
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; may sucker to form colonies; fruit attracts birds

Height:
15-18 ft.
Foliage:
Opposite, simple, lustrous dark green leaves; 2-4 in. long; yellowish green new growth; purplish red fall color
Flower:
Creamy white flowers on 3 to 4 in. flat-topped cyme; 0.5 in. bluish black drupe in fall
Zones:
3 to 7
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to shade; range of soil types
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Slender arching branches; opens with age
Width:
8-10 ft.
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 1825

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