rusty blackhaw


regionally-sourced plant specimens that are sustainably harvested of the highest quality to be well-adapted to the requirements of each project


all plantsunderstory

\\ rusty blackhaw (VIRU)

plant details



latin name:Viburnum rufidulum

usda code: VIRU

alternative name(s): Southern blackhaw, Bluehaw, Downy viburnum, Southern nannyberry, Rusty nannyberry


ecotopes class: understory

ecological condition(s): shady woodland

size range: large – 12+ ft

habit: tree –  shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: part-shade 

color signature: white flowers, red hairs on leaves, purple to red fall foliage

native range