Blackhaw Viburnum

Viburnum prunifolium



Dense, rounded, multi-stemmed shrub with showy white flowersand blue-black berries. Ornamental and useful to birds/honey bees. Blooms April-May. 12 to 15 feet tall. Dry to moist soils, partial shade.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Blackhaw, Smooth Blackhaw
Plant Family:Caprifoliaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Shrubs/Subshrub
South Jersey Native Range:South Jersey
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Bees, Birds
Bloom Time:April to May
Fruit Timing:Fall
Global and State Rank:G5, S5
Commercially available landscape plant?Yes
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Clay, Loam
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist
Soil pH:Slightly Acidic, Neutral, Slightly Alkaline
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist

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