Native Plant Encyclopedia

  Pagoda DogwoodCornus alternifolia  

  Recommended Planting Range



Pagoda dogwood is native to rich, deciduous forests but is also commonly planted as a small ornamental, specimen tree. It prefers a well-drained, rich loam soil where the rooting area is protected from summer heat or drought. Branches spread in horizontal layers giving the tree a beautiful form.

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