Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
See more pictures at www.invasive.org.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Read about the rapid spread of some non-native viburnums in "Choose Your Viburnums with Care"
To see larger pictures, click or hover over the thumbnails.
Richard Webb, Self-employed horticulurist, Bugwood.org bug_1480563
Leaves oblong-obovate, wider toward the tip; fresh leaves malodorous, per Weakley's Flora (2012).
Documented growing wild in - - -
Look for it in suburban forests. It's commonly planted horticulturally, per Weakley's Flora
This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
- Brooklyn Botanic Garden
- Forest Health Assessment & Applied Sciences Team: New Invaders of the Northeast
Red to Black
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!