Pagoda Dogwood Tree

Pagoda Dogwood Tree

Pagoda Dogwood Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Cornus alternifolia
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Slow to moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; range of soil types but prefers moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Spreading, horizontal branches; branches parallel to the ground creating a layered look
Height:   15 to 25'
Weight:   15 to 30
Leaf:   2 to 5" alternate leaves; maroon to reddish purple fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Clusters of greenish white flowers in late summer; fragrant; purplish black berries on red stems
Comments:    Disease resistance; fibrous, spreading root system; keep root zone cool
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Argentea