Cornus - Alternifolia
Pagoda Dogwood


Characteristics

Scientific Name:   Cornus Alternifolia
Common Name:   Pagoda Dogwood
Zone:   3
Type:   Deciduous
Height:   15-25 Feet
Spread:   20-30 Feet
Foliage:   Dark green
Flower:   Creamy white - Early Summer
Fruit:   Bluish-black berry
Fall:   Scarlet-purple
Growth Rate:   Medium
Exposure:    Full sun to part shade


Notes

Horizontal branching makes a strong tiered effect.


Problems

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