- Latin Name- Viburnum Prunifolium Hardy Planting Zone- 3-9 Mature Height- 12-25 ft Width- 10-12 ft Sun or Shade- Full Sun
Possum Haw Seedlings - Ilex Decidua.
Possumhaw Seedlings, also called possumhaw holly, is a deciduous shrub that can grow up to 30 feet in height. Possumhaw Seedlings pale gray branches and glossy green leaves provide interest, and small red berries offer pops of color in winter. Opossums and other small mammals, along with birds, enjoy these berries throughout the winter season. Possumhaw Seedlings has small white blooms in spring. Possumhaw Seedlings requires sun to partial shade and moist soil that is humus-rich, sandy, or clay, and slightly acidic. Possumhaw Seedlings is a low-maintenance accent shrub grows well in Zones 5-9. Standing alone as a specimen, or grouped into a hedge, this ornamental beauty will provide enjoyment for years to come.
The Possum Haw seedling grows into a beautiful shrub, which makes a great accent piece for any yard.
It can be planted just about anywhere and is tolerant to both drought and flooding conditions. It is also known to attract a wide variety of wildlife. The Possum Haw seedling produces white flowers during the springtime, which later turn to red or orange berries. These berries provide a vital source of food for animals throughout the winter months. Another nice feature is that these berries also add a beautiful splash of color against the snow during winter months when most other trees have gone bare.
Possum Haw Seedlings will mature into beautiful trees.
Possumhaw Seedlings are fast-growing trees and will grow at a rate of 2 to 3 feet per year. Many times, these are considered shrubs, because they are smaller trees and do tolerate trimming well. They can be kept pruned and cut to the desired size of the owner. Possumhaw Seedlings will produce gorgeous yellow blossoms that will replace by a red berry.
The Possum Haw Seedlings is a small perennial tree or shrub that grows, with twiggy, gray branches. Glossy oval-shaped leaves that continue to be green through autumn before finally turning yellow. The possumhaw blooms between March, April, and May and is especially striking in the winter, with its many, small, red berries that some mammals and birds love. This is the perfect tree to attracted songbirds and game-birds for all the bird lovers. When cultivating, it's important to consider that only the female tree produces berries and there must be a male tree close by for that to happen. Thankfully, the tree is relatively low maintenance requiring a medium amount of water, thriving when watered immediately after planting roughly every 2-3 weeks. Avoid planting possumhaw where the soil becomes highly saturated, or the roots may rot. As well Enjoying some sun but also part shade, if possible, plant this tree under other trees to give it the best of both worlds. Additionally, the tree is relatively resilient to a wide range of soils as long as it is kept moist along with being tolerant to heat and cold temperatures you can't go too wrong where ever you decide to plant it.
Possumhaw Seedlings berries will attract a variety of wildlife.
Possum Haw Seedlings