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Course Walk: Dogwood & Common Shrubs

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

Showing 1-15 of 15 items.
Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Chaenomeles speciosaFlowering QuinceShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cornus floridaFlowering DogwoodTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Part shade, Zone 5b, Requires acid (pH 5.0 to 7.0)
Cornus kousaKousa DogwoodTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Cornus masCorneliancherry Dogwood; Cornelian CherryTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cornus racemosaGray DogwoodShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cornus sanguineaBloodtwig DogwoodShrub > 8 feet, Shrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cornus sericea or albaRed Twig Dogwood; Redosier Dogwood; Tatarian DogwoodShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Deutzia gracilisSlender DeutziaShrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Diervilla spp.Dwarf Bush HoneysuckleShrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Eleutherococcus sieboldianusVariegated Five Leaf AraliaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Hypericum prolificumShrubby St. JohnswortShrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Rhodotypos scandensJetbeadShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Spiraea japonica (or x bumalda)Japanese SpireaShrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Spiraea nipponicaNippon SpireaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Shrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Spiraea x vanhoutteiVanhoutte SpireaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)