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Viburnum trilobum 'American Cranberry'
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Plant Type: Deciduous Shrubs

Excellent fall foliage color which may be yellow, red, orange or burgundy is just one of the many attributes of this large and attractive native shrub. Showy, snow-white, flat-topped flowers are 3″-4 1/2″ in diameter that bloom in mid to late May. Beginning in September, bright red fruits serve as food for birds and wildlife. Grows 8′-12′ high with an equal spread. Prefers good, well-drained, moist soil and partial shade to full sun.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

White

Foliage Color

Yellow, red, orange, and burgundy colors in fall

Plant Spread

6-10'

Good Companions

Plant Height

8-12'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-9

Soil Moisture

dry or wet conditions


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Red fruit in September.

Bloom Time

Spring

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests

Mid to late May flowers and fall foliage color