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The Pagoda Dogwood, Cornus alternifolia, Height 15 to 25 ft, Spread 25 to 30 ft, Growth Rate Medium, Sun Preference Full to partial shade, emphasis on afternoon shade, Soil Preference Moist, acidic, well drained. Distinctive tiered branching structure, Autumn Color Red to purple, Flower yellowish-white, Seed bluish-black drupe loved by birds.


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Pagoda Dogwood