Cornus racemosa, IA Ecotype
Gray Dogwood, IA Ecotype
The thick low vegetation provides excellent habitat for wildlife; the fruit provides fall and winter food for birds.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CORRAC02
Species Type: Native
Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Woodland Openings, Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: An attractive, rhizomatous shrub species; white fruit on red panicles.
Habitat: Moist meadows, thickets, streambanks, roadsides.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 16.3 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 4.8 – 7.4
Pollinator Value: High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Approximate seeds per lb: 13,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 20.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy