Highbush Cranberries

Viburnum trilobum
USDA Zones 3-9
 
A beautiful 10' tall, shade tolerant ornamental with showy white spring blossoms. The bitter red fruit is attractive to birds and can be processed to make preserves, syrup or wine. The fruit is so abundant and brightly colored that it looks almost like the lights on a Christmas tree. The fall foliage turns a brilliant red. Self-fertile. Full sun or partial shade. A great hedge plant. Space 8', 4-5' for a hedge.