Latin Name: Viburnum lentago
Facts about Nannyberry:
From the Honeysuckle family
Shape and Size Small trees or shrubs 4-7m tall
Rich and moist soil
A hardy and fast growing shrub that is often planted as an ornament because of its fragrant ﬂowers, attractive fruits, and reddish winter twigs.
Bluish-black with a whitish bloom
Sweet raisin- or date-like ﬂavor
Creamy white and pleasant- smelling
Provide food for wild turkeys and many song birds.
Fresh of the fruit is edible and can be cooked and seeded to make jam and jellies