Cherokee Chief Red Dogwood

Cherokee Chief Red Dogwood

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Cornus florida 'Cherokee Chief'

This deciduous tree will display red blooms in the spring. A mature Cherokee Chief will reach 20-25 feet in height and spread 12-15 feet across. Dogwoods will grow in full sun, but in hot southern climates prefer part shade in the afternoon. Well-drained soil is a must with dogwoods. Cherokee Chief is hardy in zones 5-8. *Deer May Browse*

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Tree
foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20-30 ft
Spread 8+ ft
Shape Upright, arching
Primary foliage Color Green, medium
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Red
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Average
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 5 (-29ÁF) to 8 (-12ÁF)