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Cornus – Red Rover® – Silky dogwood – Cornus obliqua

Garden Height
48 - 60
60 - 72
48 - 60
Container Role
Flower Size
Flower Colors
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun, Sun
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Attracts: Bees, Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

Bog Plant

Fun Facts Often, Red Rover dogwood will flower in fall, though its main bloom time is early summer.

Native to North America

Fall Interest

Winter Interest

Maintenance Notes
Adaptable to moist or even damp soils. Trim to shape after flowering. Apply a controlled-release fertilizer in spring.

Uses Notes

Naturalizing; mass plantings

Please Note: Red Rover® Silky Dogwood Cornus is restricted and cannot be shipped to the state(s) of FL.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Wet

Blooms On Old Wood

Bloom Time

Flower Form Landscape, Mass Planting

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