Connecticut Plants
Southern Arrowwood
Viburnum dentatum L.

The name arrowwood comes from the long, straight branches, which were used for arrow shafts.

  • Family: muskroot (Adoxaceae)
  • Habitat: woods and open woods
  • Height: 3 to 12 feet
  • Flower size: 1/8 inch flowers in heads 3 inches across
  • Flower color: white
  • Flowering time: June to July
  • Origin: native
Viburnum dentatum L.
Viburnum dentatum L.