Large, diverse group of plants with generally oval, often handsome leaves and clusters of typically white, sometimes fragrant flowers. Blossoms are usually followed by single-seeded, often brilliantly colored fruit much appreciated by birds. Many viburnums are grown for their flower display, a few for their showy fruit. Many evergreen types are valuable as foliage plants.Viburnum plicatum
To 8–15 ft. tall and wide; horizontal branching pattern gives plant a tiered look. Strongly veined, 3–6-in.-long, dull dark green leaves turn purplish red in autumn. Showy, 3-in., snowball-like clusters of sterile flowers look like those of V. opulus ‘Roseum’. No fruits
Native to eastern North America. To 1–1 1/2ft. tall, about 3 ft.wide. Most useful for shaded sit...
Native to much of the northern hemisphere. Flat, basal rosette spreads vigorously by underground runne...
Bear purplish red foliage and rosy pink blossoms.