This low-branched tree or large shrub produces clusters of star-shaped, yellowish white flowers in early summer. Fruits are blue-black. Its bright green leaves turn reddish purple in fall. Easily transplanted.
Attributes - Cornus alternifolia
Plant Type: Shrub, Tree
Bloom Season: Late Spring through Early Summer
Flower Color: White
Height: 15 ft. to 25 ft.
Width: 30 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Drought Tolerant, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Aphids, Beetles.