Pagoda Dogwood – Tree Form
Cornus alternifolia

This graceful small tree has pale yellow flowers in May, followed by blue-black fruit, and the leaves turn a beautiful maroon red in the fall. Branches grow in irregular tiers, forming a somewhat horizontal, layered look to the plant. Nebraska Statewide Arboretums’ GreatPlants® 2000 Winner. Pot or plant under conditions of high humidity until growth is established.

Height: 15-20′
Spread: 20-25′
Shape: Rounded, horizontal branching
Exposure: Full Sun
Foliage: Medium to dark green
Fall Foliage: Red
Zone: 3-7