OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Viburnum prunifolium   FAMILY Adoxaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viburnum prunifolium   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 174-05-004:
Viburnum prunifolium   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Blackhaw, Nannyberry


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image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_v_prunifolium_2b

March        

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_viburnum_prunifolium

March        

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Will Stuart    wil_5577270993_844bea29b4

March    Mecklenburg County    NC

Flowers in flat-topped clusters, stalkless or nearly so, similar to V nudum, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

JK Marlow    jkm140411_847

April    Spartanburg County    SC

Leaf blades 1-3" long, margins finely serrate, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

JK Marlow    jkm140411_850

April    Spartanburg County    SC

Leaf lower surfaces paler than upper, glabrous or nearly so; petioles red, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

JK Marlow    jkm140411_852

April    Spartanburg County    SC

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

JK Marlow    jkm180408_1142

April    McCormick County    SC

Parks Mill

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Sam Pratt    sbp_20140411_185206

April    Spartanburg County    SC

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Sam Pratt    sbp_20140411_185230

April    Spartanburg County    SC

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Sam Pratt    sbp_20140411_185407

April    Spartanburg County    SC

In cultivation

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Sam Pratt    sbp_20140412_085157

April    Spartanburg County    SC

In cultivation

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_v_prunileftrufiright1

May        

Viburnum prunifolium (left), V. rufidulum (right).

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_vprunileft_rufiright2

May        

Viburnum prunifolium (left), V. rufidulum (right).

image of Viburnum prunifolium, Blackhaw, Nannyberry

JK Marlow    jkm200706_6453

July    Spartanburg County    SC

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Viburnum prunifolium   FAMILY Adoxaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viburnum prunifolium   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 174-05-004:
Viburnum prunifolium   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

 

Find by scientific name:

1625

Shrub; Tree
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (rare in GA Coastal Plain)

Look for it in alluvial forests, other mesic forests, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

full sun partial shade shade ...Moist ...Dry

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
Creamy white
Bisexual
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed corolla
5 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Black/Blue
Drupe

 

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