Shrub Dogwood
Cornus hessei 'Garden Glow'

Family: Cornaceae
Genus: Cornus (KOR-nus) (Info)
Species: hessei
Cultivar: Garden Glow
Additional cultivar information:(aka Dogwood Garden Glow, Garden GlowO)

Category:

Shrubs

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Deciduous

Good Fall Color

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Provides winter interest

Soil pH requirements:

5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel

By grafting

By budding

Seed Collecting:

Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Beverly, Massachusetts

Brookfield, Wisconsin

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 3, 2013, RenoHatesMe from Beverly, MA wrote:

While I LOVE this plant it did grow quite a bit bigger than predicted. Like twice as large.

I'm hoping to root a cutting and move the plant to another part of my yard where it has a little more room to grow.

Love the leaf color, love the winter interest.