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Cornus mas 'Variegata'
Common Name: Cornelian Cherry Dogwood Family: Cornaceae (The Dogwood Family)

Cornus mas 'Variegata'
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A unique variegated form of the Cornelian cherry with white to yellow margins and an extremely tough constitution. Young trees can't decide if they're shrubs or trees, so it's best to prune to create an appealing tree-like branching structure. Clusters of tiny, yellow flowers in early spring.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Native Habitat:
Woodlands, especially in calcareous soils

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypeTree  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height15-25'  Bloom TimeEarly Spring 
Spread10' and over  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-7  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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