Cornus 'Cherokee Sunset'
|This large group of trees, shrubs and ground covers features plants with attractive flowers and foliage, colorful bark and dependable fall color. Dogwoods are often used as flowering accents, architectural screens or mat-like ground covers. Prune out the oldest branches every year to encourage new growth.
Variegated green leaves irregularly edged with yellow provide color even when the plant is not in bloom with red flowers. Resistant to anthracnose which attacks native Eastern Dogwoods.
Attributes - Cornus 'Cherokee Sunset'
Plant Type: Tree
Bloom Season: Early Spring through Mid Spring
Flower Color: Red
Height: 15 ft. to 20 ft.
Width: 25 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil. Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Black Spot, Caterpillars.
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