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Flowering Dogwood

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Flowering Dogwood - Cornus florida in nature Flowering Dogwood - Cornus florida fall colorFlowering Dogwood - Cornus florida flower
Scientific Name Cornus florida
Common Name flowering dogwood
Wetland Status FACU: Facultative Upland – Usually occur in non-wetlands (estimated probability 67%-99%), but occasionally found in wetlands (estimated probability 1%-33%).
Water Requirements Average-Dry
Light Part Shade
Layer  Understory
Flower Color White
Bloom Period April/May
Comments Showy white flowers, forest edge.

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