20 years to reach maturity
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Mountain Dogwood Overview
A deciduous slender tree, but in gardens only a tall shrub from North West America. From mid-spring to early summer bears clusters of white bracts, ageing pinkish centred purple. Leaves are pale green and obovate to oval; they fall a yellow red in autumn.
How to propagate Mountain Dogwood
Propagate from seed or rooted layers struck in a moist sand-peat mixture.
Special features of Mountain Dogwood
Other uses of Mountain Dogwood
Banks, hedging, specimen. Spring/Autumn interest.