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Cornus florida 'Appalachian Spring'
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Cornus florida 'Appalachian Spring'

Dogwood - Flowering

'Appalachian Spring' Flowering Dogwood has white flowers in April and May and nice red fall foliage. 'Appalachian Spring' is resistant to Dogwood Anthracnose! Introduced by the University of Tennessee. Blooms heavily at a young age, but is a slow starter as a young tree.  The parent plant was found in the wild in Maryland, where all the surrounding C. floridas were dead of Anthracnose.


Height

30 Feet

Spread

25 Feet

Bloom Color

White

USDA Hardiness Zone

5
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
2 Cornus florida Appalachian Spring #7 3-4' (Anth-resist, white) 35
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Black Walnut Tolerant
Fall Color - Attractive
Food Source for Wildlife
Native
Foliage Color
Green
Bloom Time
Spring
Exposure
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Shade
Sun
Soil Conditions
Average
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