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Red Flowering Dogwood

Cornus florida 'Cherokee Chief'

Red Flowering Dogwood

Plant Description

A popular cultivar with a rich ruby red bract color and new foliage that is reddish. The flower bracts are a deep red color that contrasts nicely with the white color present at the base of the bracts and on the notch at their apex.

Care Instructions

If pruning is required prune in the fall.

Plant Type: Deciduous Flowering Tree

Height: 25'

Flower Color: Flowers are ruby-red, Fruit is red.

Foliage: Fall color is reddish-purple

Location: Sun, Part Shade

Spread: 20-25'

Bloom Period:

Shape: Spreading, Horizontal

Growth Rate: Slow

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