Plant Identification Database:
Adoxaceae (Viburnum)
Order: Dipsacales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
Adoxaceae: LV: opposite; FL: 5 parts, actinomprphic, determinate, u. 5 stamens; FR: drupe; ST: u. shrub; EC: FR edible raw
Opposite 5 parts, actinomorphic Yellow; Red; Pink; Green; Brown determinate, Paired S: u. 5 drupe u. shrub pithy Adoxaceae: LV: opposite; FL: 5 parts, actinomprphic, determinate, u. 5 stamens; FR: drupe; ST: u. shrub; EC: FR edible raw
Common elderberry Sambucus canadensis Sambucus Opposite, Petiole Pinnate Serrate >6" Fruit raw Salt marsh Common elderberry Sambucus canadensis
Blue elderberry Sambucus cerulea Sambucus Opposite Pinnate Serrate White berry blue FR raw NM; Wasatch-Cache NF UT Blue elderberry Sambucus cerulea blue elder
Red elderberry Sambucus pubens Sambucus Opposite, Petiole Pinnate Serrate >6" Berry Blue <1", Summer; Fall Lenticels Fruit raw Wasatch-Cache NF UT Red elderberry Sambucus pubens
Boxelder;Maple-leaf viburnum Viburnum acerifolium Viburnum Opposite FR raw Boxelder;Maple-leaf viburnum Viburnum acerifolium
Witch-hobble Viburnum alnifolium Viburnum Opposite Red Fruit raw Witch-hobble Viburnum alnifolium
Wild raisin; Withe-rod Viburnum cassinoides Viburnum Opposite Black Fruit raw Wild raisin; Withe-rod Viburnum cassinoides
Arrow-wood Viburnum dentatum Viburnum Opposite Dentate FR raw Arrow-wood Viburnum dentatum
Nanny-berry Viburnum lentago Viburnum Opposite FR raw Nanny-berry Viburnum lentago
Japanese snowball Viburnum plicatum Viburnum Opposite 5 parts (one petal diminished) White FR raw ornamental Tatkon House, Sheffield, MA Japanese snowball Viburnum plicatum
Blackhaw Viburnum prunifolium Viburnum Opposite Serrate Drupe <1" Fruit raw Blackhaw Viburnum prunifolium
Arrow-wood Viburnum recognitum Viburnum FR raw Arrow-wood Viburnum recognitum
High-bush cranberry Viburnum trilobum Viburnum Opposite Orbicular, Lobed Entire 5 parts White Drupe Red <1" Shrub, >6' B: valvate, appressed, obovate, green/brown Fruit raw NW Hill Rd Wmstn High-bush cranberry Viburnum trilobum American cranberrybush viburnum, American cranberrybush, kalyna, highbush, high bush cranberry
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION