genus Viburnum

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Related to genus Viburnum: Viburnum dentatum, Viburnum prunifolium
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Noun1.genus Viburnum - deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees: arrow-woodgenus Viburnum - deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees: arrow-wood; wayfaring tree
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
Caprifoliaceae, family Caprifoliaceae, honeysuckle family - shrubs and small trees and woody vines
American cranberry bush, cranberry bush, highbush cranberry, Viburnum trilobum, cranberry tree - deciduous North American shrub or small tree having three-lobed leaves and red berries
twist wood, twistwood, Viburnum lantana, wayfaring tree - vigorous deciduous European treelike shrub common along waysides; red berries turn black
crampbark, cranberry tree, European cranberry bush, European cranberrybush, guelder rose, Viburnum opulus - deciduous thicket-forming Old World shrub with clusters of white flowers and small bright red berries
southern arrow wood, Viburnum dentatum, arrow wood - deciduous shrub of eastern North America having blue-black berries and tough pliant wood formerly used to make arrows
arrow wood, Viburnum recognitum - closely related to southern arrow wood; grows in the eastern United States from Maine to Ohio and Georgia
Viburnum prunifolium, black haw - upright deciduous shrub having frosted dark-blue fruit; east and east central North America
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Phytochemically, the genus viburnum is rich in flavonoids, iridoids glycosides, sesquiterpenes, vibsane diterpenes and triterpenes [13-22].
The genus Viburnum (Caprifoliaceae) is composed of more than 230 species distributed from South America to Southeast Asia, the majority of them being endemic.