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Cornus alba 'Prairie Fire' (Aurea)

Cornus alba 'Aurea' - Prairie Fire Dogwood

Cornus alba 'Aurea' - Prairie Fire Dogwood

More About Cornus alba Prairie Fire ('Aurea')

  • Tiny, yellowish-white flowers in flat-topped clusters
  • Clusters of white drupes in the summer
  • Leaves emerge gold, fading to soft yellow in the summer
  • Fall colours include brilliant red
  • Orange-red twigs add winter interest
  • Bloom Time: Late spring

Zone:

3

Height:

150-175 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm

Colour:

White
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Prairie Fire Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in medium moisture, and a well-drained soil, however, they will tolerate a wide range of soils and light levels.


Cornus alba Prairie Fire ('Aurea') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fast
Fast
Fragrant
Fragrant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Multi-stem/Clump form

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen