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Silver Pagoda Dogwood

Cornus alternifolia 'Argentea'

Also known as

Wedding cake tree, Pagoda dogwood, Dogwood

Cornus alternifolia argentea (21390477415) by peganum (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

2.5m

1.5m

Min

1.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Silver Pagoda Dogwood Overview

Also called silver pagoda dogwood, this species is a large deciduous shrub species with characteristic tiered branches that produce foliage with white margins. Small, starry, white flowers are produced, which develop into black berries.

How to propagate Silver Pagoda Dogwood

Cuttings

Propagated by seeds, cuttings or grafting.

Grafting

Seed

Other uses of Silver Pagoda Dogwood

Spring and summer interest