Pink Dogwood

Regular price $30.00 Sale

Cornus florida 'Rubra'

This pink dogwood blooms in the early spring. As small rounded tree, it produces fruits that are a favorite of birds. This tree thrives in both sun and shade. Thick layer of mulch will help keep roots cool and moist in summer

* Deer May Browse if hungry enough *

Photos courtesy of Texas Pecan Nursery, Chandler TX &. Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC. 
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20' - 30'
Spread 15' - 20'
Shape Upright, Arching
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Yellow before shedding leaves for the Winter
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Pink
Fruits Red (the birds love them)
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow to Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure Planting Area Provides Adequate Drainage
Cold Hardiness Zone 5 to 9