Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Cornus alternifolia

 


Partial Shade
Native
Fragrant
Attracts Birds

Cornus alternifolia (Cornaceae)
(CORN-us)
Pagoda Dogwood

This native dogwood only sounds Asian. This understory tree is characterized by widely spreading horizontal branches which create a beautifully layered effect reminiscent of the cascading roofs of classical Japanese architecture.

Bloom color: yellow-white
Bloom period: spring
Height: 20-25'
Spread: 15-20'
Zones: 4-7

Container size: Qt.
Price: $18
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