Dogwood

Cornus spp.

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Cornus is a genus often known by the name Dogwood, there are around 51 deciduous or evergreen perennial shrubs and trees. Some are woody perennials and this genus is typically grown for its attractive colourful foliage, which displays good autumn colour, the dramatic bracts surrounding the flowers, the sometimes edible fruits and their general growing habit. It contains popular species, some of which are widely cultivated and bred to produce various commercially used cultivars.

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil moisture

Dry

Frost hardiness

Half-Hardy

Personality

Family

Cornaceae