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CORNUS florida 'Cherokee Chief'

Commonly known as American boxwood, Flowering dogwood

FLOWERING DOGWOODS

(syn. 'Royal Red') - foliage scarlet-red in spring and autumn, bronzy green in summer. Bracts deep ruby pink.
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Available autumn 2020 -
Large £60.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre
  • Deciduous - broadly oval, sometimes slightly twisted, leaves to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - ruby pink
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 8m (26ft)
  • Tall Shrub - or small tree. Produces flower heads to 1.5cm (½in) across surrounded by 4 bracts 4-5cm (1½-2in) long. Inedible red berries are produced in loose clusters in autumn
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - anthracnose
  • Place of origin - eastern North America.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
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Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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