Zones: 5 to 8
Mature Height: 35 feet
Mature Spread: 20 to 30 feet
The Red Flowering Dogwood is tiered like other dogwoods with red, sometimes pink flowers. An eye-catching specimen. Many seedlings will bear white flowers which are also very beautiful. Perfect for adding intense colour to a garden.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Red Flowering Dogwood has a moderate growth rate. It grows up to 35 feet in height and 20 to 30 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 5 to 8. Part shade in moist, acid, well-drained soil.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: Cold stratify for 120 days
Germination: sow seed 3/8 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Other: Natural fall sowing in mulched beds
Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.
If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.