Boone County Arboretum
9190 Camp Ernst Road
Union, Kentucky 41091
Phone: (859) 384-4999
Fax: (859) 384-6888
arboretum@boonecountyky.org

Open Daily
Dawn - Dusk
Free Admission

Join Our Email List
Email:  

Contact Us

Information on invasive species

Emerald Ash Borer Information

Horticutural Links

Donate to the Boone County Arboretum

Boone County Arboretum

Promote Your Page Too

Employee Login

Cultural Details for Viburnum nudum

Common Name:
Smooth Witherod Viburnum

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
6-10'

Average Mature Width:
6-10'

Flower Details:
creamy white, June-early July, borne in 3-5" diamter, flat-topped cymes.

Fruit Details:
Changes from green to pink, then from red to blue, then black when ripe in September.

Fall Color:
Red to reddish-purple.

Bark Details:
gray to brown, scurfy in youth, finally glabrous.

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:

Native Habitat:
Eastern North America

Other Features:

Culture and Care:
Sun to partial shade; moist, well-drained soil

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 184

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu