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Cornus florida 'Erica's Appalachian Sunrise'

Dogwood - Flowering

‘Erica’s Appalachian Sunrise’ Flowering Dogwood is another good selection from the Tennessee Agricultural Experimental Station’s breeding work. Cornus florida ‘Appalachian Sunrise’ produces deep pink bracts which have white centers surrounding the actual flowers. The foliage emerges in spring in shades of burgundy, maturing to green in summer and red in fall. The wildlife-friendly red fruit in fall is also showy. Cornus ‘Erica’s Appalachian Sunrise’ is mildew resistant, so it is a good grower in the Northeast.

Height

20 Feet

Spread

15 Feet

Bloom Color

Pink

USDA Hardiness Zone

5
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
19 Cornus florida Erica's Appalachian Sunrise #7 4-5' (T.F.) (Anth-resist, pink)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Cut Branches
Fall Color - Attractive
Fruit - Ornamental
Native
Soil Conditions
Average
Bloom Time
Spring
Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Sun
Attracts Wildlife
Food Source for Wildlife
Tolerance
Black Walnut Tolerant
Tree Type
Ornamental (<30')
Foliage Color
Green
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