Cornus florida 'Cherokee Sunset' (Sunset)#PP6305
More About Cornus florida Cherokee Sunset ('Sunset') (PP6305)
- Red bracts very showy around inconspicuous flowers
- Leaves emerge pink-tipped, maturing to a combination of green and yellow
- Fall foliage turns a bright mix of pink, red and purple
- Upright clump with tiered, horizontal branches
- Bloom Time: Spring
The only variegated dogwood with red, flower bracts.
Cherokee Sunset Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips
Can be grown as a specimen tree or shrub. Grows best in medium moisture and a well-drained soil, however, they will tolerate a wide range of soils. Thrives in some shade and in full sun if roots are shaded.
Cornus florida Cherokee Sunset ('Sunset') (PP6305) Characteristics
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeEarly Spring