Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'
Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'
Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'
Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'
Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'
Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'

Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush'

Regular price$35.95
  • This Viburnum 'American Cranberrybush' ships in a 1 Gallon Pot
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Viburnum opulus L. var. americanum- American Cranberry Viburnum is a durable, easy-to-grow plant will bring a variety of color to your landscape throughout the seasons. Spring flowers bloom snowy white, and the lustrous green foliage transitions to shades varying from yellow to red-purple in the fall. Bright red fruit also adorns the shrub from September through February.

American Viburnum prefers wet to moist well-drained soils in full sun to partial shade. It is tolerant of various soil types and is easy to grow. Give it some compost or fertilizer in the spring for best blooming and fruiting. Use as an ornamental shrub for the flowers and fall interest of the fruits in hedges, foundation plantings or as a specimen. It will do well along the margins of ponds and streams. 

Full sun to partial sun.

Attracts birds, bees and butterflies.

Native to North America

Drought tolerant once established.

White flowers, fragrant

Due to California Department of Agriculture, we cannot ship this item to the state of California.

Additional features: Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Wildlife, Native, Fall Color, Fragrant, and Drought Tolerant

This American Cranberry Viburnum ships in a 1 gallon pot.

Size: Mature size can reach up to 12'ft tall and wide

Light: Does best in full sun (6+ hours of direct light)

Hardiness Zone: 2 - 7

Characteristics: Blooms in mid- to late May, with clusters of white flowers. Produces excellent autumn color in shades of yellow, orange, red, and red-purple. Bears bright red fruits that serve as food for birds and other wildlife. Makes an excellent choice for privacy screens and informal hedges

Water & Soil: Acidic, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Silty Loam, Well Drained, Wet

Allow at least 6' - 10' ft to allow for space to grow.

Prune faded flowers and an inch or two to encourage a second round of blooms. Remove old stalks around the end of September or beginning of October.

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Hardiness zone for this plant: 2 - 7

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