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Blackhaw Viburnum

Viburnum prunifolium

Black Haw Viburnum has white spring flowers and, in the fall, leaves turn red. Purple-black fruit attracts birds. Grow as a multi-stemmed shrub or a round-headed tree.

White spring flower clusters
Summer fruits attract songbirds
Food and cover for wildlife

More About Viburnum prunifolium:

For fruit set, two plants are required for cross-pollination.

Gardening Suggestions for Blackhaw Viburnum:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Key Characteristics:

Songbirds
Butterflies
Moist, Well-Drained
Midwest Native
Height:
10-12 Feet
Spread:
6-8 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
5 - 8

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.

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Characteristics & Attributes for Viburnum prunifolium ''

Attracts Wildlife

Upland Birds and Game
Butterflies
Songbirds

Soil Moisture Preference

Moist, Well-Drained

Exposure

Full Sun
Partial Shade

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Spring

Habit

Deciduous

Program

MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)
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Attributes

Naturalizing
Specimen
Erosion Control
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Mass Planting
Midwest Native