Saxapahaw, NC

The Flower of Carolina


  • Product Info

    Possumhaw Viburnum (Viburnum nudum)
    Dogwood Family
    Blooms: White, 3-4 weeks, April-May
    Leaves: Glossy green, red color in fall
    Height: 10-12'
    Space: 10-12'
    Soil: Moist-average
    Exposure:  Full sun-Part sun-Part shade
    Fauna: Butterfly and moth host plant, fruit for birds and other animals
    Seeds:  Small, clustered fruit ranges from pink-blue-purple

    Deer Resistance: Low
    Zone: 5-9
    Native Status: NC native, common in the Piedmont and Sandhills, rare in the Mountains
    Provenance: NC Ecotype, seed grown