Viburnum lentago

Nannyberry Viburnum

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Native Variety!
  • Leathery, deep green foliage
  • Big, flat head white flowers in May
  • Blue-black berries arrive in late summer
  • Red foliage in the fall
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Thrives in full-partial sun. Tolerates a wide range of soil types. Feed yearly with an organic fertilizer. Prune for size and shape in winter

Height: 12-16 ft
Spread: 8-12 ft
Price Level 1: $54.99 ~#3
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 2-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Garden
  • Native
  • Mass Planting
  • Low Maintenance

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Dry Soil
  • Moist, Well-Drained