Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2505

Shrub
Perennial

Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it in suburban woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 2014

 

partial shade

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer
Creamy white
Flowers all alike and fertile
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed corolla
5 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Fall
Orange/Red
Drupe

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Viburnum dilatatum   FAMILY Adoxaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viburnum dilatatum   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Linden Viburnum