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CORNUS amomum 'Blue Cloud'

Commonly known as Dogwood

COLOURED STEMMED DOGWOODS

Purple stems give good winter colour. Blue berries in late summer-autumn
Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - ovate-elliptic, mid-green leaves 12cm (4¾in) long turn orange, red or purple in autumn
  • Cream
  • Height - 3m (10ft) if not pruned
  • Spread - 4m (13ft) if not pruned
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - vigorous, spreading shrub. Produces white flowers in arching cymes to 6cm (2½in) across followed by spherical, metallic fruit
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - prune hard in early spring
  • Pests & Diseases - anthracnose
  • Place of origin - eastern North America
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil
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3m (10ft) if not pruned
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft) if not pruned
 

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