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Viburnum nudum var. casinoides (V. nitidum)
Withe-rod grows in sandy acid swamps and wet woods from Newfoundland to Manitoba, south to Florida and Texas. It has lustrous or dull, leathery, olive green to dark green leaves which vary in size and shape, and irregularly branched stems.
Plant Habit or Use: large shrub
Exposure: partial sun
Flower Color: white
Blooming Period: spring
Fruit Characteristics: blue - black drupe
Height: 10 to 20 feet
Width: 10 to 15 feet
Plant Character: deciduous
Heat Tolerance: high
Soil Requirements: acid