Dogwood

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Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Cornus alba
Common Name: Dogwood
Type: Deciduous Shrub
Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Bloom Time: May to June
Height: 48-84 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade
Flower Color: White
Wildlife: Butterflies, Birds
Special Characteristics:
  • Rabbit tolerant
  • deer tolerant
  • erosion tolerant
Potential Pests: Scale, leaf miner
Potential Diseases: Leaf spot, leaf blight, canker