Black Haw Viburnum was chosen for spring interest because of the clusters of lovely white flowers that are in bloom
Black Haw Viburnum (Viburnum prunifolium)
What would a German immigrant say he does with leaves in the fall?
- "Vi burn 'um"!
Did you know?
- The bark used by Native Americans to treat asthma, spasms, menstrual cramps, prevent miscarriages and treatment after birth
- The fruits are edible
- Black Haw Viburnum
- Plum Leaf Viburnum
- Attracts pollinators like bees and butterflies
- Provides food and shelter for birds and mammals
- 12-15' tall, with a crown width of 8-12'
- Full to partial shade
- Moist, well-drained soil
Select Identification Characteristics:
- Leaf Type: Simple
- Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
- Bud Arrangement: Opposite
- Terminal: Single