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American Dogwood Tree

The American Dogwood Tree, Cornus Florida

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The blooming of the American Dogwood tree is a tell-tale sign that spring has arrived.  These trees reach a height of 30 feet at most, and produce white, pink or red bracts with a center of bright yellow flowers.

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Once the heat of summer arrives, these beautiful blossoms give way to light green leaves; during Autumn, the foliage of American Dogwood trees turn a deep red before falling.

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The Benefits of Planting an American Dogwood Tree

  • Visually appealing during all four seasons
  • Full leaves offer shade during the summer
  • A modest-sized tree

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Caring for an American Dogwood Tree

The American Dogwood tree flourishes in partial sun, and prefers nutrient-rich, well-drained soil.

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