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Cornus amomum (Silky Dogwood)
  • Cornus amomum (Silky Dogwood)

    Type: Native Tree/Shrub

    Height: 6-12'; 6-12' spread

    Light: Full sun to partial shade

    Soil: Medium to wet well drained soil


    This shrub gets its name from the silky hairs under its leaves. Yellowish flowers bloom in late spring and give way to berries that turn blue. Deer, wet soil tolerant.

    • Photo Credit

      By Fritzflohrreynolds - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

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