Viburnum acerifolium

maple-leaved viburnum


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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-6 ft    Width: 3-4 ft
Flower Color: flower color      white
Fruit Color: fruit color   fruit color      blue,black
Phenology: deciduous
Noted for: Showy flowers, showy fruits, fall color


Recommended Uses: Specimen shrub, woodland understory shrub, screen, shrub border, mass plantings
Considerations: Clonal: sends out many suckers.
Propagation: seed.
Availability: Native nurseries
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: Mildly acidic


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Attracts pollinators. Birds and other wildlife consume fruit. Larval host for the spring azure butterfly (Celastrina ladon).
Native Habitats: Upland woods. Bluffs.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: