Cornus obliqua (Blue-Fruited Dogwood / Pale Dogwood / Swamp Dogwood)

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Cornus obliqua (Blue-Fruited Dogwood / Pale Dogwood / Swamp Dogwood) is a medium to large-sized deciduous shrub found in moist lowland areas but grows well in normal soil conditions. Common in natural areas this species is uncommon in landscaping but has found a home in several suburban gardens.  White flowers give way to berry-like drupes that change from white to blue as they ripen in late summer; attractive to birds.  Fall color can be impressive with red-purple leaves.

  • Sun Exposure Prairie/Savanna
  • Soil Conditions Wet Mesic, Mesic
  • Height 8'-15'
  • Flower Color White
  • Flower Time May, June
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    Photo 1: By Krzysztof Ziarnek, Kenraiz [CC BY-SA 4.0  (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons