(formerly Viburnum dentatum)
Other common names:
Arrowwood, Northern Arrowwood, Southern Arrowwood|
Other scientific names:
Viorne Litigieuse, Viorne Dentée
Muskroot Family (Adoxaceae), (Honeysuckle Family (Caprifoliaceae))
Shrub; Leaves are prominently toothed and lack stipules.
Downy Arrowwood (Viburnum rafinesquianum) - more widespread, has prominent stipules.
Spring, Summer; White; 5 parts (petals)
Opposite/Whorled, Simple, Toothed; Opposite, prominently toothed.
Forests, Fields and Open Areas, Wet Areas; Wet places.
Shrubs of Ontario: 467
Newcomb's Wildflower Guide: 302
Not as common as Downy Arrowwood (Viburnum rafinesquianum) - mostly just in extreme southern Ontario.
Easily confused with Downy Arrowwood (Viburnum rafinesquianum), which is much more common and widespread.
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