Cornus canadensis

Common Name : dwarf cornelFamily : CornaceaeType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : Clump-formingHeight : < 10 cmSpread : 50 cm-1 metreFlower colour : WhiteFlowering from : Mayto JulyFoliage : DeciduousFoliage colour : GreenSunlight : Full Sun / Part Shade / Full ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSoil : AcidSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - AutumnHardiness: Hardy in the severest European continental climates < -20°

A rhizomatous herbaceous perennial forming a wide mat of oval leaves borne in whorls on erect stems 10-15cm in height. Conspicuous oval white bracts surround greenish flowers in late spring and early summer, followed by red berries.

See on garden plan - Coordinates: P20-21