Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
See more pictures at www.invasive.org.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Read about the rapid spread of some non-native viburnums in "Choose Your Viburnums with Care"
Read more about Japanese Snowball Viburnum at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Japanese Snowball Viburnum, Doublefile Viburnum
To see larger pictures, click or hover over the thumbnails.
The Dow Gardens Archive, Dow Gardens, Bugwood.org bug_5147076
Lvs ovate/suborbicular, widest near or below mid, 8-12 lateral veins per side, per Weakley's Flora.
Ansel Oommen, Bugwood.org bug_5496168
Inflorescence umbelliform, marginal flowers sterile & larger than central flrs, per Weakley's Flora.
Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in - NC -
Look for it in suburban woodlands, per Weakley's Flora
This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
- Brooklyn Botanic Garden
- Forest Health Assessment & Applied Sciences Team: New Invaders of the Northeast
Bisexual (inner flowers) & sterile (outer flowers)
Red to Black
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!