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Last order date for guaranteed Christmas delivery is Thursday 19th December, and Click/Collect is Friday 20th December, with collection available until the 23rd.

CORNUS florida subsp. urbiniana

Commonly known as Mexican flowering dogwood

FLOWERING DOGWOODS

Very unusual showy white bracts clasped at the tips in attractive spirals
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£55.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from March 2020
plant size comparison icon 5 Litre
  • Deciduous - broadly oval to ovate, often slightly twisted, bluish green leaves to 15cm (6in) long, turning red-purple in autumn
  • White
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub - or small tree
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F) - provide winter mulch for first few years in frost-prone areas
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - in the USA known as Magic Dogwood. Unusual in that the bracts form cages.
  • Pests & Diseases - anthracnose
  • Place of origin - eastern Mexico
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
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Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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