During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.

Silky Dogwood

Silky Dogwood
Item# silky-dogwood
Regular price: $12.95
Sale price: $12.69
Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 weeks

Product Description

The Silky Dogwood, Cornus amomum, has attractive white, greenish-white or yellow flower clusters in the spring and blue and white fruit in the fall. This plant tolerates poorly drained soils. It is used for hedgerows, windbreaks and for stream bank erosion control. The fruits are bluish in color. The fruit is eaten by game birds, especially important as a source of food for migrating songbirds. The twigs are an important source of winter browse for deer and rabbits. Mature height: a small to medium sized shrub to 12'.

Plant Facts

Family Cornus amomum Foliage Green Mature Height 6 - 8 feet Mature Spread 6 - 9 feet Soil Widely Adaptable Zones 4-8 Moisture Widely Adaptable Mature Form Oval, Round Growth Rate Moderate Sun Exposure Full Sun - Full Shade Flower Color White and Yellow Fall Color Red





Picture is for example only. We are shipping seedlings currently 6-12'' at the time of shipment.

Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season.