Cornus amomum ssp. obliqua


Common Name: silky dogwood
Plant Type:Shrubs
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:3 to 10 feet
Width:3 to 6 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist to wet
Soil Moisture:Mesic, Wet
Seed Ripens:summer
USDA Zones:4 to 8
Flower Colour:creamy white
Bloom Time:late spring
Comments:
Germination:Seed needs a period of warm, moist stratification followed by cold stratification and will germinate after being shifted back to warm, for example 70°-40°-70°F.
Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors.
Germination Notes:
Grow Notes:
Picture Copyright: John Oyston