Ivory Halo® Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Bailhalo'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||KOR-nus AL-ba|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing, compact, rounded form; reaches 5 to 6 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Early Summer|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Wet Soils, Year-round Interest, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Bold Winter Interest|
Highly adaptable; prefers enriched, moist, well-drained soils but tolerates clay, sand and wet locations when established. Water regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Apply a balanced fertilizer in spring. To encourage bright red stems, annually prune to remove one-third of oldest stems, leaving strong young whips.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 7