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Viburnum rhytidophylloides/Leatherleaf Viburnum

Viburnum rhytidophylloides / Viburnum rhytidophylloides
Foliage turning colors in late autumn
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Foliage turning colors in late autumn

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Scientific Name: Viburnum rhytidophylloides
Common Name: Leatherleaf Viburnum
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall, Winter
Fruit color: Orange, Red, Black
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants for Autumn Color
Plants for Xeriscapes
Comments: This is a tall growing viburnum that can be used as a small deciduous tree in small spaces. It produces leathery foliage and showy white flowers in spring. Green fruit turns to yellow orange to orange red and then black in winter.