Viburnum opulus var. americanum 'Compact'

Compact American Cranberrybush Viburnum

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Medium
Mature Height - 6'
Mature Width - 6'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - White, mid-late May; 3-4.5" diameter flat-topped heads
Fruit - 0.33" long bright red, early Sept.-Feb; used for preserves, jellies
Leaf -
Fall Color - Not good, yellow at best
Bark -
Other Features - Compact, dwarf form with good flower and fruit production.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplants well; well-drained moist soil, sun or partial shade
Native Habitat - Zones 2-7; introduced 1812
Diseases and Insects - A stem blight can kill plant in warm, humid states
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 128

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- Other plants with the common name Viburnum.
- Other plants of the family Adoxaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Viburnum.
- Other plants of the species Viburnum opulus.