Viburnum prunifolium (Blackhaw Viburnum)
Habit: Blackhaw Viburnum is a large shrub/small tree native to North America. Can potentially grow to 15-20 feet tall. A very rigid growth habit- stiffly branched and becoming a small tree with age.
Color: Fall leaf color is variable ranging from shining reds to handsome purples. Bluish black drupe fruit in fall sometimes persisting into the winter months.
Culture: Blackhaw Viburnum is very adaptable and will tolerate a wide range of soil and growing conditions. Transplants easily. Very hardy and does well in both sun and shade.