Cornus alba 'Argenteo-marginata' | Tatarian Dogwood

Tatarian Dogwood is an upright, spreading shrub, medium in size. The dark green leaves are dark above, pale green beneath, attractive against its bright red stems. Leaves of 'Argenteo-marginata', also known as 'Elegantissima', are edged in cream-white bands. (See photos.) Bluish white berries follow the late spring flowers. Red fall color. Canopy coverage: 28 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 7 feet high

Width: 6 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green, white

Flower Color: white

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds