Black Haw Viburnum

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Flowering, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Flowering, Drought Tolerant Plants,
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Sun & Shade,
Bloom Season
Height At Maturity
Under 10 Feet
November Through April
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We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April


Black Haw Viburnum can Grow from Shrub to Tree. 

Black Haw Viburnum – Viburnum prunifolium. Black haw belongs to the species of Viburnum that grow native in the eastern United States. You can find these plants from Kansas to Texas and over to Connecticut. Black haw is a small tree that reaches a height of seven to 30 feet. In northern areas of the United States, black haw grows a shrub, and it becomes a small tree in the southern portion of the United States.

Black haw has a short, crooked trunk with branches spreading outwards. On the stem, the bark is reddish-brown with a rough texture. Branchlets start red, then turn green and dark brown. Leaves cover the black haw, typically 9 cm long and 6 cm wide, in an oval shape with serrated edges.

From May to June, creamy white flowers cover the plant, thriving in full sun to part shade. Black haw is easy to grow, preferring well-draining locations and average soil. This shrub tolerates drought well. Be sure to prune Black haw immediately after flowering to ensure flowers bud the following year.

As the flowers disappear, blue-black, berry-like drupes form and stay until the winter. These fruits attract birds and butterflies, and they are edible for humans as well.

Black Haw Viburnum Bear Fruit that Attracts Birds and Butterflies


The leaves turn a vibrant red and purple color in the fall, and in the winter, berry-like drapes replace the blades. These berry-like drapes provide food for wildlife and birds. The Black Haw Viburnum, if allowed to, can also flourish into a beautiful tree. It will attract plenty of butterflies and birds in the summer as well. It does well at adapting to many different soil types, and it will produce edible black fruit. It also provides a charming shaded canopy during the hot summer months.

The Black Haw Viburnum can be a significant tree. It can also be a shrub. The leaves on this plant can be a dark green color. In the fall, this plant turns a brilliant purple shade or a bright red burgundy. It grows flowers, and then it produces small blue-black fruit. The flowers it grows are a lovely white color. They thrive well in any soil condition. That means this plant can plant anywhere. It will do great wherever you plant it. It can be used for landscaping, gardens alone, as borders, or pretty much anywhere you want to use it. This tree or shrub can bring your home some beauty. It is charming to look at and watch it grow.

Black Haw Viburnum has dark green leaves in the spring that begin to turn a purplish color throughout the Autumn. Beautiful white flowers adorn this plant during the spring and summertime.



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