Cornus foemina (racemosa)

Gray Dogwood

  • White spring flower clusters
  • Great fall color
  • Provides food and cover for watchable wildlife
  • Height: 10-15 Feet
  • Spread: 8-10 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 4-9
Size Avail Future Price Qty
S3-3 RPM 745 347 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3CG RPM 1348 444 Sign In for Ordering
S3-5 RPM 0 0 Sign In for Ordering

Interesting Notes:

Larval host of Spring Azure butterfly.

It can be distinguished from C. racemosa, Gray Dogwood, by its blue fruit and the white pith of its stems, vs. the pale brown pith of C. racemosa's.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Attributes
Erosion Control
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Habit
Deciduous
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