Cornus amomum, IA Ecotype
Silky Dogwood, IA Ecotype

Thick, low vegetation provides excellent habitat for wildlife; abundant fruit is eaten by birds; blue berries in the fall.

General Product Information:

Item Number: CORAMO02
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Habitat: Moist woods, fields, riparian areas.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 9.8 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 5.0 – 7.0
Pollinator Value: Medium

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Midwest: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW


Shade: Moderate
Drought: Low
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 12,000
Seeding Rate: Up to 1.25 lb
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $96.00/Lb

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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