Also known as
Cornel Sorbet, Edible Dogwood, Cornel, Sorbet, Cornejo Macho
20 years to reach maturity
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Cornelian Cherry Overview
This species is a fast growing upright, spreading, deciduous tree, The leaves are elliptical-oval and glossy dark green; they are arranged oppositely. The flowers are profuse yellow and will appear in the spring; they cover the branches. It will grow to a height of about 7m.
How to propagate Cornelian Cherry
Propagate from seed or rooted layers struck in a moist sand-peat mixture.
By hardwood cuttings in winter.
Special features of Cornelian Cherry
Other uses of Cornelian Cherry
Banks, hedging, specimen, ornamental, fruit. Spring/Winter interest.
Larger Shrubs for Gardens
For larger gardens, these flowering shrubs are perfect additions to provide habitat and food for pollinators.