- Common Name(s):
- Giant dogwood
- Variegata, Shikokumontana aka Hemsl.
Medium to tall ornamental flowering tree.
- 35-45 ft.
- 3-7 in. flat-topped cyme of creamy white flowers in May-June; 0.25 in. reddish to purple to blue black fruit
- Sun to part shade; moist, well-drained soil
- Picturesque; horizontal branches; wide-spreading
- 20-30 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- Moderate to rapid
- 3-6 in. alternate, simple leaves; may develop purple fall color
NCCES plant id: 1963