Viburnum alabamense (McAtee) Sorrie. Hab: Sandstone substrates. Dist: Restricted to the Lookout Mountain region of ne. AL, in Cullman, DeKalb, and Marshall Counties and recently found to extend northwards into TN (White County; D. Estes, pers. comm., 2013)
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Other Comments: Closer to V. dentatum than to V. recognitum due to hairy petioles and broad ovate-rotund leaf shape. See Weakley et al. (2011) for additional information.
Synonymy: = Tn; = Viburnum recognitum Fernald var. alabamense McAtee – McAtee (1956); < Viburnum dentatum L. var. lucidum Aiton – K2; < Viburnum recognitum Fernald – K1, K3, K4