Viburnum opulus L. var. americanum
This durable, easy-to-grow plant will bring a variety of color to your landscape throughout the seasons. Spring flowers bloom snowy white, and the lustrous green foliage transitions to shades varying from yellow to red-purple in the fall. Bright red fruit also adorns the shrub from September through February.
The American cranberrybush viburnum works well as part of a privacy screen or informal hedge.
Full Sun, Partial Sun/Shade
Acidic, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Silty Loam, Well Drained, Wet
The fruit serves as food for various birds and wildlife.
The American cranberrybush viburnum was introduced in 1812.