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Cultural Details for Viburnum x rhytidophylloides 'Willow Wood'

Common Name:
Willow Wood Lantanaphyllum Viburnum

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
8-10', occasionally to 15'

Average Mature Width:
8-10', occasionally to 15'

Flower Details:
White (creamy) in 3-4" diameter flat-topped heads, mid May

Fruit Details:
Reddish changing to black, late August into fall

Fall Color:
Dark leathery leaves; green color holds into November

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:

Native Habitat:
Zones 4-8

Other Features:
Excellent foliage

Culture and Care:
Transplants well; sun to partial shade, protected location

This plant was blooming:
4/14/2010 - 5/10/2010
4/22/2005 - 5/6/2005

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 127

    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.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.