White Flowering Dogwood
Flowering dogwood is a deciduous multi-branched shrub or small tree, characterized by a rounded crown and horizontal branches that spread wider than its height. Many bird types including songbirds, forest edge species, and upland game birds (e.g. wild turkey) consume the seeds.
Growth Rate: Moderate (6-12”/yr.)
Soils: loam, Clay
Moisture: Moist to wet
Shade Tolerance: Full Sun, part sun
Mature Height: 20-30 ft.
Deer Damage Potential: Medium
Uses: Flowering, naturalizing, wildlife