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Viburnum rafinesquianum

Common Name(s):
Downy arrowwood
Categories:
Native Plants, Shrubs
Comment:

Medium green leaves; fruit attracts birds; rose to maroon fall foliage; straight stems; some salt toleranceFruit attracts birds; some salt spray tolerance; native to southeastern US. This plant is mildly resistant to damage by deer.

Height:
6-10 ft.
Foliage:
Opposite, medium to dark green leaves; short petiole; densely hairy below; rose to maroon fall foliage
Flower:
Small creamy white flowers in upright terminal cluster in spring; cluster of black fruit in fall
Zones:
3 to 8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; range of soil types; drought tolerant
Form:
Straight stems; spreading
Exposure:
Sun to partial shade; tolerates drought
Fruit:
Creamy white flowers in spring; blue black fruit
Width:
6 ft.
Tags:
deciduous, deer resistant

NCCES plant id: 572

Viburnum rafinesquianum Viburnum rafinesquianum
Superior National Forest, CC BY - 2.0
Viburnum rafinesquianum Viburnum rafinesquianum
Dan Mullen, CC BY-ND-2.0
Viburnum rafinesquianum Viburnum rafinesquianum
Superior National Forest, CC BY - 2.0
Viburnum rafinesquianum Viburnum rafinesquianum
Superior National Forest, CC BY - 2.0