Pink Dogwood
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Pink Dogwood Cornus florida var. rubr

Average Shipping Height: 2' - 3'
Item #1067
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  • Bare Root
    2' - 3'
    Member Price $15.99
    Reg. Price $21.99
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The Pink Dogwood grows in zones 5-9.
The pink dogwood is a very popular landscape tree. In fact, millions of seedlings and budded trees are produced every year for commercial nurseries around the country. This is a good tree for planting near utility lines, next to buildings, or near patios. It is also an excellent contrast tree for larger evergreen backgrounds.

  • Produces pink flowers with white accents
  • Provides red fall color
  • Features low branching
  • Will be delivered at a height of 2'–3' for bare-root; a height of 1'-3' for 4" pot or 1-gallon pot

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Sun Preference

Full Sun, Partial Shade,

Soil Preference

Acidic, Clay, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Well-drained,

Wildlife Value

The pink dogwood is an important source of food for many small birds and mammals including robins, cardinals and waxwings.


This variety of flowering dogwood was first noticed and recorded by plant hunter Marc Catesby in 1731. The tree was soon cultivated and remains highly popular today.

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