- Common Name(s):
- Blue haw, Witherod viburnum
- Native Plants, Shrubs
Dense habit; variable fall foliage- dull crimson, orange-red or purple; attracts birds; native to eastern US. This plant is mildly resistant to damage by deer.
- 5-10 ft.
- Opposite, simple, dull dark green leaves; 1.5 to 3.5 in. long; bronze to purple-tinged new growth; orange-red, dull crimson and purple fall color
- Creamy white flowers with yellow stamens in early summer on 2 to 5 in. flat-topped cyme; fruit changes from green to pink to red then blue and black
- 3 to 8
- Sun to partial shade; moist soil; tolerates wet sites
- Dense rounded shrub; stiff, spreading, slightly arching branches
- Sun to partial shade; moist soil, tolerates wet sites
- Creamy white flowers in spring; green fruit turns to iridescent pink to red then blue and black
- 5-8 ft.
NCCES plant id: 569