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    05 / 31 / 2015

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Leaves have a pungent burnt rubber smell to them. Prefers shade and lots of water. Has not flowered yet.


  • Jim Unregistered says:

    I finally found some good pictures of Viburnum sieboldii, and it looks like Laura’s right. A better visual match, and got the smell to boot.

    June 7th, 2015 at 12:40pm

  • Jim Unregistered says:

    Don’t know anything about the smell, but the leaves look a lot like alder (alnus).

    June 5th, 2015 at 3:14pm

  • Laura Unregistered says:

    This might be Siebold Viburnum (Viburnum siboldii). The leaves’ pungent odor is a characteristic of this species. V. sieboldii is listed on the Invasive Plants in Pennsylvania.

    June 2nd, 2015 at 8:58pm

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