General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 15-18 feet
Plant Spread: 12-15 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Other: New leaves with reddish hues, turning glossy green and maturing to reddish-purple in fall.
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: 3/4 to 1 inch globose drupes, green maturing to red.
Fruiting Time: Fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Edible Parts: Fruit
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

Common names
  • Dogwood
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Cornus capitata subsp. angustata
  • Synonym: Cornus angustata
  • Synonym: Cornus elliptica

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