Cornus florida - White Flowering Dogwood - Photo courtesy of Sean James Consulting & Design
Cornus florida - White Flowering Dogwood

White Flowering Dogwood

Cornus florida

  • AKA Benthamidia florida
  • White bracts are very showy around inconspicuous flowers before the leaves appear
  • Glossy oval red fruits, held in clusters, are attractive to birds
  • Drooping glossy green leaves
  • Fall colour scarlet to red, almost pink
  • Upright clump of tiered horizontal branches
  • Bloom Time: Spring



7-8 m

7-8 m

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Can be grown as a specimen tree or shrub. Plant in medium moisture and a well-drained soil, however, they will tolerate a wide range of soils. Thrives in some shade and in full sun only if roots are shaded. 

Additional Notes about White Flowering Dogwood:

Native to Ontario