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.