CAPIS: CALIFORNIA PLANT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Photo Credits: 2011 Shasta-Trinity National Forest | 2008 Keir Morse | 2012 Gary A. Monroe

USDA Zones: 7-10
Sunset Zones: 1-5, 7-10, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Part,Shade
Water: Moderate
Soil: Adaptable
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: Yes
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Tree
Size: 10 ft wide x 15 ft high
Form: Tree - Oval
Flower Color: White
Flower Season: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Coarse
Deciduous: Yes
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Inconspicuous
Growth Rate: Fast
Decorative Bark: Yes
Special: Pollinators

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Red osier 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.