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Taxon: Viburnum lantanoides Michx.

Genus: Viburnum
Family: Adoxaceae. Also placed in: Caprifoliaceae Viburnaceae
Nomen number: 70828
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 1:179. 1803
Name verified on: 21-Oct-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 6 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • hobblebush   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • moosewood   (Source: F Carolin [as V. alnifolium]) – English
  • witch-hobble   (Source: F NE US ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio [n.e.], Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia [e.]
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maryland [n.], Tennessee [e.], Virginia [w.]

References:

  • Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz. 1981. Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. [= V. alnifolium Marsh.].
  • Ferguson, I. K. 1966. The genera of Caprifoliaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 47:42–43.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. [= V. alnifolium].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). [= V. alnifolium].
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  • McAtee, W. L. 1956. Review of the nearctic Viburnum. [= V. grandifolium].
  • Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967–. The vascular flora of Ohio. [= V. alnifolium].
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. [= V. alnifolium].
  • Rehder, A. 1947. Notes on some cultivated trees and shrubs, VI. J. Arnold Arbor. 28:446.
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  • Rhoads, A. F. & T. A. Block. 2000. The plants of Pennsylvannia. An illustrated manual.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [= V. alnifolium].
  • Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. [= V. alnifolium].
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Synonyms:


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Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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