Photo Credits: 2009 Keir Morse | 2007 Julie Kierstead Nelson | 2011 Ryan Batten

USDA Zones: 6-7
Sunset Zones: 4-5, 7-9, 14-20
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Part
Water: Moderate
Soil: Adaptable
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: Yes
Clay Tolerant: No
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Tree
Size: 15 ft wide x 15 ft high
Form: Tree - Oval
Flower Color: White
Flower Season: Summer
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Coarse
Deciduous: Yes
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Inconspicuous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Decorative Bark: No
Special: None

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Western dogwood grows naturally. The state is divided into bioregions based on geophysical and climatic boundaries. Plants found in your bioregion are most likely to thrive with minimal interventions such as water, climate modification, and maintenance. To find out which bioregion you are in, visit the Map of Jepson Bioregions.