|This article does not cite any references or sources. (February 2012)|
This vigorous, coarsely textured evergreen shrub has an upright habit and 8-inch-long, lustrous, deeply veined oval leaves with dark blue-green surfaces and pale green undersides. The leaf stems are fuzzy brown. In spring, fragrant creamy-white flowers bloom in clusters. Blue berries form in June and become plump through September, maturing to glossy black. Plants grow 10-15 feet tall and wide. Viburnum rhytidophyllum (Leatherleaf Viburnum) is a species of Viburnum, native to Asia.
Cultivation and uses
It is commonly grown as an ornamental plant for its evergreen foliage and is tolerant of deep shade.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Viburnum rhytidophyllum|
|This Dipsacales article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
No one has provided updates yet.