Tatarian Dogwood (Cornus alba 'Kesselringii') in the Dogwoods Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 6 feet
Plant Spread: 6 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Broadleaf
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Indehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: cream
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Edible Parts: Fruit
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Flood Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Parentage: Sibirica x unknown

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Comments:
Posted by Bonehead (Planet Earth - Zone 8b) on May 23, 2015 4:57 PM

Dark purple stems, green leaves, cream flowers, white berries.

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