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Flowering dogwood
Cherokee Daybreak

An upright spreading form of the American dogwood, with white blossom and variegated leaves.
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Growing


Flowering dogwood
Cherokee Daybreak
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Autumn foliage colour
Variegated foliage
Height 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
Growth habitUpright-spreading
Growth rateSlow
VigourSlightly large
SunlightSome shade
Useful forSmall spaces
Hardiness rating (RHS)H5 (to -15C)
PruningDo not prune
Disease resistanceAverage
Gardening skillBeginner
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Identification


Flowering dogwood
Cherokee Daybreak
Flowering monthApril
May
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - youngGreen
Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
Fruit colourOrange / Red
Annual cycleDeciduous
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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Using


Flowering dogwood
Cherokee Daybreak
Fruit persistencePersistent
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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