Arrowwood viburnum (Viburnum dentatum)

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Arrowwood viburnum
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Arrowwood viburnum (Viburnum dentatum)
Zone Zone  more information
Hardy to zone 4a
Mature Height Mature Height
6 to 12 feet
Mature Spread Mature Spread
6 to 8 feet
Growth Rate Growth Rate
Moderate
Sun Sun
Full Sun or Partial Shade
Moisture Moisture
Moist soil, well drained
Fall Color Fall Color
Attractive
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Wildlife
Yes
Flower Flower
Ornamental
Fruit Fruit
Ornamental
Evergreen Evergreen
No
Native to WI Native to WI
No
Additional Information Additional Information
upright, vase-shaped to rounded; dense, suckering shrub; 6-12’ tall; 6-8’ wide; many cultivars; produces long, straight stems that arch; rounded, corrugated, semi-glossy leaves; yellow, red to purple fall color on some cultivars; showy, creamy-white flowers in late spring; bluish-black to blue fruit in mid to late summer that attracts birds; full sun to partial shade; adaptable to most soils, but prefers a fertile, cool soil; pH adaptable; prefers a moist, well-drained soil; sensitive to road salt; do not shear; native to central and eastern U.S. and Canada; hardy to zone 4a

UW Extension
For more information, see the UW Extension Urban Horticulture Team Web site: www.uwex.edu/ces/wihort
Primary Author: Dr. Laura Jull
Photos by: Dr. Laura Jull and Dr. Ed Hasselkus

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