SelecTree: Tree Detail
Photo Locations: Sacramento State University - Sacramento, CA
Utility friendly tree.
Needs ample water.
Has fragrant Flower.
Native to Western China.
Has Evergreen foliage.
Height: 15 feet.
Width: 15 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year.
Longevity Less than 60 years.
Leaves Elliptic to Oblong, Glossy Dark Green, No Change, Evergreen.
Flowers Showy. Fragrant White. Flowers in Spring. Has separate male and female flowers on the same tree (monoecious).
Black or Mostly Blue Drupe, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches) Wildlife use it.
Bark Dark Brown, Dark Gray, Light Gray or Light Green, Furrowed or Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Dense in Leaf.
Litter Issue is Wet Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 5 - 9 and 14 - 24.
USDA Hardiness Zones 8 - 9.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Highly Acidic to Slightly Alkaline Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Good to Medium in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Aphids, Spider Mites and Scales, Phytophthora, Root Rot and Verticillium.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Poisonous Health Hazard.
Desirable Wildlife Plant.
Wildlife use Fruit.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Viburnum cinnamomifolium Tree Record." 1995-2018. Mar 17, 2018.
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