Cornus Cardinal
(Cardinal Dogwood)


Characteristics

Scientific Name:   Cornus Cardinal
Common Name:   Cardinal Dogwood
Zone:   3
Type:   Deciduous
Height:   8-10 Feet
Spread:   8-10 Feet
Foliage:   Dark green
Flower:   White - Late spring early Summer
Fruit:   White clustering.
Fall:   Yellow
Growth Rate:   Medium
Exposure:    Sun to part shade


Notes

Stems are red in color with a hint of pink
Fruit ripens in August and attracts birds


Problems

Powery mildew/Leaf Spot