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botanical name:
Cornus alba 'Aurea'
Cornus alba 'Aurea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dogwood
family:  Cornaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.80m
width: 1.80m
growth rate:
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: yellow
flower colour: white
fruit colour: white
stem/bark: red
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Leaves are greenish yellow, becoming a more intense butter-yellow in autumn. Typical red stems. More tolerant of full sun than many yellow leaved plants and rarely scorches.

Very hardy and robust. Adaptable to many soils even poorly drained clay.
Prune in late winter, either removing about a third of the oldest stems or cutting back all stems every 3 or 4 years.

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