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Nuttall's dogwood

Cornus nuttallii 'Colrigo Giant'

Also known as

Pacific dogwood, Mountain dogwood, Dogwood

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

9m

7m

Min

5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Nuttall's dogwood Overview

This variety is very vigorous, with stout shoots. The leaves grow up to 15cm long, and has spherical flowerheads with 6-8 bracts.

How to propagate Nuttall's dogwood

Layering

Propagate from seed or rooted layers struck in a moist sand-peat mixture.

Seed

Other uses of Nuttall's dogwood

Banks, hedging, specimen. Spring/Autumn interest.