Prairie Fire Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Prairie Fire'
Full sun, Partial sun
Keep soil moist.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||KOR-nus AL-ba|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 7 ft. tall and wide; can be maintained at 5 ft. with pruning.|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Hedge, Privacy Screen|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Dramatic Foliage Color, Ornamental Berries, Fast Growing, Benefits Birds|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist.|
|Companion Plants||Chokeberry (Aronia); Boxwood (Buxus); Japanese Sweet Flag (Acorus); Sweetspire (Itea); Ninebark (Physocarpus)|
Prefers enriched, evenly moist, well-drained soils but highly adaptable; tolerates dry conditions and wet soils once established. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Fertilize in spring. To encourage more vibrant stems, hard prune one-third of oldest stems annually in late winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-7