Southern Arrowwood – 6/13/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/13/20
Observation Time: 5:00 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Southern Arrowwood
Scientific Name: Viburnum dentatum
Comments: Native Americans reportedly used the straight stems of this species for arrow shafts, hence the common name. The scientific name “dentatum” refers to the toothed edges of its leaves.
More Information: Missouri Botanical Garden