University of Rhode Island

Viburnum dentatum

Arrowwood

Small to medium sized multi stemmed suckering shrub. Leaves are dark green in summer, colorful in autumn. White flowers in early summer. Tiny bluish black fruits are attractive to birds. Transplants well. Full sun to partial shade. Prefers well drained soil but adaptable to pH and soil types. Very hardy. Possibly tolerates salt spray. Native to RI. 6-15’ x 6-15’.

© Copyright Mark Brand, 1997-2001. Image courtesy of the University of Connecticut.

© Copyright Mark Brand, 1997-2001. Image courtesy of the University of Connecticut.

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