TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Viburnum opulusL.
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted accepted accepted
European Cranberry Bush, American Cranberrybush, European Cranberrybush

Adoxaceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: Wet gravelly calcareous places, mostly about swamps, rarely in drier situations;scarce. June. Cayuta Lake swamp (D.) ; Michigan Hollow Swamp (D. !) ; Six Mile Creek (D.in C. U. Herb.) ; Indian Spring marsh, formerly (D.) ; Ellis Hollow; bog between Slaterville and Dryden Lake ; Fir Tree Swamp, Freeville (D.) ; near Malloryville Bog; Mud Pond, McLean Bogs; Beaver Brook (D. !) ; Salmon Creek ravine, s. of Genoa (A. H. Wright) ; near East Butler; e. of Clyde. Occasionally escaping from cultivation: near Valentine Brook (D.) ; Lockwood Flats (D.). Newf. and e. Que. to B. C, southw. to N. J., Pa., Mich., Wis., and Iowa. Found also in e. Asia. One specimen of four collected at various times at Beaver Brook has the leaves as velvety beneath as the European type but is otherwise like the American type. A dwarf, highly stoloniferous, form, with blunt-lobed leaves, was found in Big Gully by W. C. Muenscher in 1923.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Viburnum opulus (this list may be incomplete)
 Southwestern Groton Township, Wycoff Swamp, shrub; corolla white, 16 Jun 1946, Clausen 6847 (BH 3963);
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, 4 Jun 1870, Stewart (BH 3974);

SPECIMENS OF Viburnum opulus var. americanum
 McLean Bogs, in swampy woods, 5 Jun 1920, Bechtel & Muenscher 365 (BH 3973);
 Danby, Michigan Hollow Swamp, 13 Sep 1908, Brown (BH 3982);
 4 km southeast of Enfiled, swampy place by roadside, 19 Mar 1944, Clausen 6254 (BH 3981);
 Round Marsh, 11 Jun 1884, Dudley (BH 3961);
 Ithaca, near Six Mile Creek, east of B.G. Ferris', 30 Jun 1875, Dudley (BH 3992);
 McLean, Round Marshes, near Grass Bog 3, 11 Jun 1925, Eames 16302 (BH 3977);
 Danby, Michigan Hollow Swamp, 14 Jul 1925, Eames 16301 (BH 3972);
 Groton, east of McLean village, bank of Beaver Brook, among alders in thicket, 25 Oct 1914, Eames & MacDaniels 3204 (BH 3966);
 Dryden, bank of Beaver Brook, thicket, 4 Jul 1915, Eames & MacDaniels 5036 (BH 3975);
 Dryden, 1.75 miles northeast of Slaterville, springy sphagnum swamp, 20 Jul 1919, Eames & Randolph 12947 (BH 3993);
 Perry City Rd. ca. 2 km west of NYS Rte. 96, disturbed roadside, gradient from drainage ditch (wet) to steep, south-facing slope. Dense herb layer with Solidgo griminifolia nad Asparagus officinalis, Woody shrub ca. 2 m, tall with red drupes, 30 Sep 1983, Field 2 (BH 3979);
 Dryden, east of Malloryville Bog, roadside, 30 Jun 1917, Gershoy 8862 (BH 3964);
 Dryden, east side of Malloryville Bog, open sedgy swamp, 13 Aug 1916, MacDaniels 7200 (BH 3965);
 Dryden, McLean Wild Life Preserve, along inlet brook to Mud Pond, 10 Aug 1924, Muenscher 15968 (BH 3967);
 Round Marshes, 25 Mar 1922, Muenscher 14924 (BH 3980);
 McLean Preserve, woods, 8 Jun 1918, Randolph (BH 115251);
 Dryden, Ellis Hollow Swamp, 29 May 1921, Wiegand 14056 (BH 3971);
 Dryden, Ellis Hollow Swamp, 7 Jun 1934, Wiegand & Clausen 1181 (BH 3968);
 Dryden, Ellis Hollow Swamp, 7 Jun 1934, Wiegand & Clausen 19232 (BH 3962);
 Ithaca, Cornell University Campus, west of Willard Straight Hall, parking lot, 27 Sep 1991, Witmer 12 (BH 3970);

SPECIMENS OF Viburnum opulus var. opulus
 Ithaca, Warren Road, 2 km north of Cornell University campus, roadside, 4 Jun 1986, Wheelwright (BH 3978);
 Ithaca. Edge of wooded ravine near Cornell University golf course, second growth, shrubby, 4 Jun 1986, Wheelwright (BH 3976);

SPECIMENS OF Viburnum opulus var. roseum
 without locality, 4 Jun 1870, Conover (BH 102939);

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