Cornus Racemosa
(Grey Twig Dogwood)


Characteristics

Scientific Name:   Cornus Racemosa
Common Name:   Grey Twig Dogwood
Zone:   4
Type:   Deciduous
Height:   10-12 Feet
Spread:   10-15 Feet
Foliage:   Green
Flower:   Creamy white - spring/early summer
Fruit:   White
Fall:   Yellow
Growth Rate:   Medium
Exposure:    Sun to full shade


Notes

Distinct grey bark notable in winter
Attracts many birds due to its heavy berry production


Problems

Powery mildew - Leaf spot