Viburnum rufidulum Royal Guard Caprifoliaceae
Royal Guard (Rusty Blackhaw) Viburnum vi-BER-num ru-FID-u-lum
- Deciduous shrub or small tree, more compact than the species, narrow upright habit. Leaves are very glossy dark green in summer, but turn burgundy to maroon in fall.
- Sun to part shade. Drought tolerant.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5.