Very closely related to V. dentatum. Dark green shiny toothed leaves turn yellow or purplish red in fall. White flowers in small flat clusters open in late spring. Small bluish black berries which ripen in autumn are attractive to birds. Transplants well. Prefers well drained soil, full sun to partial shade Native to RI. 10’ x 10’.
Robert H. Mohlenbrock @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA SCS. 1989. Midwest wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. Midwest National Technical Center, Lincoln, NE.