highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush - Caprifoliaceae Viburnum trilobum

Foliage

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Foliage

Bark

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Bark

Bud

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Bud

Twig

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Twig

Flower

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Flower

Fruit

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Fruit

Form

highbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush Form
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Taxonomy

FamilyCaprifoliaceae
GenusViburnum
Speciestrilobum
Common Namehighbush-cranberry, American cranberrybush
iTree CodeVITR8

Plant Form

FormShrub
Height0 feet
Spread0 feet
DeciduousYes

Identification Description

Foliage2-5" long and broad ovate, 3 lobed, greenLeaf Type Information IconSimple
Needles0
Barklight brown or gray with little texture
Budgreen-red and smooth, with 2 fused scalesBud Arrangement Information IconOpposite
Twiggray/brown with waxy film
Flowerwhitish grouping (flat-top cymes)
Fruitdrupe, bright red, similar to tree cranberry
Fall Colorpurple, red

Site Characteristics

USDA Zones   info for zonespH LevelsSalt Tolerance
Min2bMin6.5SoilIntolerant
Max7aMax7.5SprayIntolerant

Shade ToleranceDrought ToleranceAllelopathy
TolerantHighUnknown

Species Status

Nebraska NativeYes Check
U.S. NativeYes Check
Region of OriginUnited States, Canada