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Cultural Details for Viburnum dentatum 'Synnestvedt'

Common Name:
Chicago Lustre ('Synnestvedt') Arrowwood Viburnum

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Creamy color lasts 10-14 days; borne on 2-4" diameter flat-topped heads which rise above the leaves

Fruit Details:
Blue to bluish-black Sept-Oct; .25" long, oval drupes

Fall Color:
Reddish-purple leaves

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
None serious

Native Habitat:
Zones 5-8

Other Features:

Culture and Care:
Transplants well; sun to partial shade, well-drained conditions

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 125

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.