White Flowering Dogwood
White Flowering Dogwood
White Flowering Dogwood
White Flowering Dogwood
White Flowering Dogwood

White Flowering Dogwood

Regular price $12.00

The White Flowering Dogwood is a small, bushy tree distributed throughout the eastern United States. The bark resembles alligator hide due to its deeply ridged and broken properties. It develops best as an understory species accompanied with other hardwoods but can be grown from seed planted half inch deep in late winter.

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Growth Rate Moderate
Mature Size Up to 40 ft tall, 12-18 inch diameter
Soil Best on rich, well-drained soils
Light Partial sun best with good morning sun and afternoon shade
Leaves Opposite, 3-6 inches long
Flower & Fruit White flowers blooming May to June; Fruit clusters are scarlet red
Benefits Important ornamental tree used around homes and office buildings because of its striking display when in full bloom. Provides feed for wildlife. Fruit is a fall and winter food for squirrels, cedar waxwing, cardinal, flicker, robin, turkey and woodpecker. Leaves and twigs are browsed by white-tail deer.

Please note that trees, shrubs, packets, and products will not be delivered by mail. Your order will be batched together and made available for pickup at a specified and location.

During Checkout please choose one of the the following locations and dates:

  • April 13 & 14 at the Sanilac County Fairgrounds
    • 171 Dawson St.,Sandusky, MI
  • April 20 &21 at the Goodells County Park.
    • Goodells, MI
    • Use the M-21 entrance at the north end of the park
  • April 24 & 25 at the Armada Fairgrounds
    • 74280 Fair St.,Armada, MI

Trees/Plants are primarily sold as Bare Root Stock. District Liability ceases when orders are picked up. Seller is not liable for improper handling or planting of plants after consumer has possession. The Blue Water CD is not liable nor guarantees survivability.