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Viburnum Leaf Beetle
Guide to identifying viburnums

Is it a viburnum?

Viburnum leaf
beetle home


Guide to identifying Viburnums

  • Common names


  • Is it a viburnum?


  • Which viburnum?


  • Express key


  • ID tutorial


  • Guide to viburnums by David Swaciak.

    Leaf drawings by
    Marcia Eames-Sheavly.

    Logo images by Paul Weston & Craig Cramer

    1A1. If the plant is a vine (climbing or trailing along the ground), you do not have a viburnum. Return to Guide to identifying viburnums.



    1A2. If the plant is a shrub (has many stems and is about 3 to 12 feet tall)
    go to 2.



    Tip: On each page of the key, you'll have two choices. Pick the one that best fits your plant, then click on the link that takes you to the next choice.

    Tips: All the viburnums in this guide are shrubs or small trees.


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