The small flowers on this spreading shrub or tree are surrounded by four large, colorful pink or red bracts. Dark green leaves turn red and purple in fall. Clusters of red berries last after leaves have fallen.
Attributes - Cornus florida 'Rubra'
Plant Type: Shrub, Tree
Bloom Season: Early Spring through Late Spring
Flower Color: Pink, 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, Wet Soil. Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Beetles, Black Spot, Scales.