CORNUS officinalis

The Japanese cornel is extremely frost resistant, flowers abondantly and has nice colours in autumn. The yellow flowers of CORNUS officinalis appear in winter.

Size Price
40-60 cm, 1.5 liter pot 34,90 € Delivery: please ask
175-200 cm, 15 liter pot 119,90 € For onsite sale only

PLANTING and CULTIVATION of CORNUS officinalis (dogwood, Japanese cornel)

In order to discover more about CORNUS officinalis and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):


HEIGHT : 2 - 3 m
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum), half shade (no sun from noon until 5 p.m.)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN WINTER : flowers, buds
FLOWER COLOR : yellow
FLOWERING PERIOD : winter
FRUIT COLOR : red
FOLIAGE COLOR : green
KIND OF FOLIAGE : deciduous
WHERE TO PLANT : hedge, pot, bedding, isolated
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy under -20°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal, heavy
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (less than 6.5), neutral (between 6.5 and 7.5), calcareous (more than 7.5)
SHAPE : round, shrub like
PRUNING PERIOD : march

The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.