Cornus florida 'Cherokee Chief' #15

Flowering Red Dogwood

 Bloom Period: 

May

Light:

Sun – Part Shade

Water:

Medium – Wet

Size:

Height 15 – 20’  Width 15 – 20’

Zone:

5 - 9

Patent:

Yes

Intense, rosy-red flower bracts with yellowish-green, button-like centers gracefully rest on wide-spreading branches. New leaves are tinged with burgundy and turn attractive shades of red in fall. This cultivar of Missouri's state tree is beautiful year-round.