Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, organically rich, acidic soils in part shade. Benefits from a 2-4 mulch which will help keep roots cool and moist in summer.


Popular as a specimen or small grouping on residential property around homes, near patios or in lawns. Also effective in woodland, bird or native plant gardens.


Height 15-30 feet

Spread to 30 feet

Full sun to part shade

Average soils

Cornus florida 'Rubra' 7G

  • Watermark Woods ensures that plants are healthy when they leave our shop. Since we can not gaurentee growing conditions we do not gaurentee plants.