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CHEROKEE CHIEF® DOGWOOD

Cornus florida 'Cherokee Chief'

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Root Pouch 5 gallon - 4-5 ft tall (SKU: 10269)
(8 units - S) Available Now - Details   -   Grown in Root Pouch®.

List Price $160.00   In Stock


Root Pouch 5 gallon - 3-4 ft tall (SKU: 9285)
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List Price $160.00

Hardiness Zone: 5-9   ·   Mature Height: 20-25 Feet   ·   Mature Spread: 12-18 Feet

Buy Cherokee Chief® Dogwood online. Produces large deep red flowers with bracts to 5" across, in early spring. The leaves are bronze-green to yellow-green when unfolding and a good dark green in summer. Fall color of the Cherokee Chief Dogwood is a consistent crimson. It is a small low-branched tree with horizontally spreading lines, and a layered effect, usually with a flat topped crown and often wider than high at maturity.

As a substitute, try our APACHE DOGWOOD

Family: Cornaceae · Common Name: Dogwood

FREE with every plant purchased:

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  • A pre-applied, pre-measured amount of time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for up to one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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CHEROKEE CHIEF® DOGWOOD Plant Characteristics

Bark Type*
Smooth
Flower Color*
Red
Flower Type*
Single Blooming
Fruit Type*
Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Rate*
Medium
Leaf Color Spring*
Green
Leaf Color Summer*
Green
Leaf Type*
Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
Attracts Birds
Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
Fall Planting
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Propagation Methods*
Graft
Exposure (Short)
Partial Sun

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CHEROKEE CHIEF® DOGWOOD Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Cornus is fairly easy to grow and adapts well to most conditions. Plant in a location with some afternoon shade in the southern states. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer.

Interesting Notes About CHEROKEE CHIEF® DOGWOOD

Cherokee Chief® Dogwood is one of the most popular red dogwood trees and truly a spectacular sight in spring. Order now, supplies are limited. You will not be billed until tree is shipped.