BUNCHBERRY DOGWOOD

BUNCHBERRY DOGWOOD GROWS BEST IN

BUNCHBERRY DOGWOOD suitable for counties:
ILLINOIS: Cook, La Salle, Lake, McHenry, Ogle
IDAHO: Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, Shoshone
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester
INDIANA: Lake, Porter, Steuben
MAINE: Androscoggin, Aroostook, Cumberland, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo, Washington, York
MARYLAND: All counties
MINNESOTA: Aitkin, Anoka, Becker, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Chisago, Clearwater, Cook, Crow Wing, Dakota, Fillmore, Goodhue, Hennepin, Houston, Hubbard, Isanti, Itasca, Kanabec, Kittson, Koochiching, Lake, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Otter Tail, Pine, Pope, Ramsey, Roseau, St. Louis, Stearns, Todd, Wabasha, Washington, Wright
MICHIGAN: Alcona, Alger, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Baraga, Barry, Bay, Benzie, Berrien, Cass, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Clare, Clinton, Crawford, Delta, Dickinson, Emmet, Gladwin, Gogebic, Grand Traverse, Gratiot, Houghton, Huron, Ingham, Iosco, Iron, Isabella, Kalamazoo, Kalkaska, Kent, Keweenaw, Lake, Lapeer, Leelanau, Luce, Mackinac, Manistee, Marquette, Mason, Mecosta, Menominee, Midland, Missaukee, Montcalm, Montmorency, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Oceana, Ogemaw, Ontonagon, Osceola, Oscoda, Otsego, Ottawa, Presque Isle, Roscommon, Saginaw, Sanilac, Schoolcraft, St. Clair, St. Joseph, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wexford
NORTH DAKOTA: Bottineau, Pembina, Rolette
MONTANA: Beaverhead, Cascade, Chouteau, Flathead, Glacier, Granite, Hill, Lake, Lewis and Clark, Lincoln, Mineral, Missoula, Powder River, Powell, Ravalli, Sanders, Stillwater
NEW JERSEY: Bergen, Hudson, Mercer, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, Warren
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford, Sullivan
NEW YORK: Albany, Cattaraugus, Chemung, Chenango, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Delaware, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Orange, Oswego, Putnam, Queens, Rensselaer, Schenectady, Schuyler, St. Lawrence, Suffolk, Sullivan, Tioga, Tompkins, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester
NEW MEXICO: Sandoval
OREGON: All counties
OHIO: Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Hocking, Lake, Licking, Portage, Stark, Summit
RHODE ISLAND: Kent, Providence
PENNSYLVANIA: Adams, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Huntingdon, Jefferson, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Venango, Warren, Wayne, Westmoreland
VIRGINIA: Albemarle, Bath, Rockingham
SOUTH DAKOTA: Custer, Harding, Lawrence, Pennington
WASHINGTON: Ferry, Pend Oreille, Skagit, Snohomish, Spokane, Stevens, Whatcom
VERMONT: Addison, Bennington, Caledonia, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Lamoille, Orange, Orleans, Rutland, Washington, Windham, Windsor
WEST VIRGINIA: Grant, Hampshire, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Preston, Putnam, Randolph, Tucker, Wyoming
WISCONSIN: Adams, Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Brown, Buffalo, Calumet, Chippewa, Clark, Columbia, Dane, Door, Douglas, Eau Claire, Florence, Fond du Lac, Forest, Grant, Green, Green Lake, Iowa, Iron, Jackson, Juneau, Kenosha, Kewaunee, La Crosse, Lafayette, Langlade, Lincoln, Manitowoc, Marathon, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Milwaukee, Monroe, Oconto, Oneida, Outagamie, Ozaukee, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Price, Richland, Rock, Rusk, Sauk, Sawyer, Shawano, Sheboygan, St. Croix, Taylor, Trempealeau, Vernon, Vilas, Walworth, Washburn, Washington, Waukesha, Waupaca, Wood
WYOMING: Crook, Johnson
COLORADO: Archuleta, Boulder, Douglas, El Paso, Gilpin, Jefferson, Mineral, Park, Summit
ALASKA: All counties
IOWA: All counties
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland, Windham

Bunchberry dogwood belongs to family of cornaceae plants, its species name is canadensis. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Bunchberry dogwood has dark green foliage and bears white colored flowers. Bunchberry dogwood booms in late spring.The plant grows in prostrate form. Bunchberry dogwood is a slow growing plant, a mature Bunchberry dogwood can grow up to 0.5 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : White
Foliage Color : Dark Green Growth Form : Rhizomatous
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 0.5
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 100
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -28 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Late Spring
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : Late Spring Commercial Availability : Contracting Only
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Low Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 69430
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Low
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : Rapid

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : Low
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Fire Resistance : Yes Flower Color : White
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Dark Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense Foliage Porosity Winter : Dense
Foliage Texture : Coarse Fruit Color : Red
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Rhizomatous
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : 0.5 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Prostrate
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : No Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 100
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : High
pH (Minimum) : 5.5 pH (Maximum) : 6.9
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 2700 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 4800
Precipitation (Minimum) : 50 Precipitation (Maximum) : 50
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 10 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -28

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