Flowering dogwood and other native dogwoods
Flowering dogwood (Cornus florida) is a wonderful small
Right: Even the buds are beautiful
One of our outstanding native small trees is dogwood (Cornus
florida). The fall color is usually a deep red to maroon.
Another native dogwood that is attractive in the fall is
greystem dogwood (Cornus racemosa). It not only gets a
nice maroon color but has white fruit that stands out until the
wildlife eat them.