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Cornus florida 'Prairie Pink'

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Cornus florida 'Prairie Pink' - Prairie Pink Dogwood - (Photo Courtesy of J.Frank Schmidt & Sons Co.)

Cornus florida 'Prairie Pink' - Prairie Pink Dogwood - (Photo Courtesy of J.Frank Schmidt & Sons Co.)

More About Cornus florida 'Prairie Pink'

  • Upright, spreading, growth habit
  • Soft pink flowers appear before the leaves
  • Thick, glossy leaves are tatter resistant
  • Glossy, green leaves turn orange-red to purple-red in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

6-7 m

Colour:

Pink
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Prairie Pink Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in medium moisture and a well-drained soil, however,  will tolerate a wide range of soils. Thrives in some shade and in full sun if roots are shaded. Can be grown as a specimen tree or shrub.


Cornus florida 'Prairie Pink' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Vase-shape

Foliage Color

Red
Orange
Purple
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen