Downy Arrowwood Viburnum is Viburnum rafinesquianum - Pollinators
Shrubs feed pollinators, too!
Downy Arrowwood Viburnum or Viburnum rafinesquianum is a native shrub with pollen-loaded flowers in May - June. Not great to plant near the font or back door since the flowers bring bees, long-horned beetles, flies, mining bees and other bugs.
In the fall the leaves are red-wine and the berries are blue.
Downy arrowwood likes a bit of shade and the edge of woodlands where the soil remains well-drained.
If it is happy, it will sucker and give you a thicket of loose branches. Good for stabilizing hills.