Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Mature Height - 30-45' under cultivation; up to 60' in the wildMature Width - 25-35'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Creamy white flowers borne in flat-topped, 3-7" diameter cymes, May-JuneFruit - 0.25", Changes color from reddish to purple or blue-black in August-September.Leaf - Dark green above, silver/green beneath. 3-6" long, 2-3" wide, 1-2" long petioleFall Color - May turn red/purple, but not outstanding.Bark - Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Zone 5-7, neither heat nor drought tolerant. Part shade to full sun. Acidic well-drained soils, but tolerant to clay, loam or sand.Native Habitat - Japan, China. Introduced 1880Diseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Dogwood.- Other plants of the family Cornaceae.- Other plants of the genus Cornus.- Other plants of the species Cornus controversa.