- Common Name(s):
- Japanese cornel dogwood
Easy to transplant when young; exfoliating brown, gray, and orange bark; difficulty to find in nursery trade
- 15-25 ft.
- Cluster of short-stalked, yellow flowers with drooping bracts on naked stems in early spring; 0.5 in. shiny, red fruit in clusters in fall
- Sun to partial shade; range of soil types
- Picturesque; multi-stemmed; low branches; oval to round habit
- 10-15 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 4 in. opposite, simple leaves; purple fall color
NCCES plant id: 1967