PACIFIC DOGWOOD

PACIFIC DOGWOOD GROWS BEST IN

PACIFIC DOGWOOD suitable for counties:
OREGON: Benton, Clackamas, Coos, Curry, Douglas, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Wallowa, Wasco, Washington, Yamhill
IDAHO: Clark, Idaho
WASHINGTON: Chelan, Clallam, Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lewis, Mason, Okanogan, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum, Whatcom, Yakima
CALIFORNIA: Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Kern, Lake, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Modoc, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sonoma, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Yuba

Pacific dogwood belongs to family of cornaceae plants, its species name is nuttallii. This plant grows actively in spring summer fall. Pacific dogwood has green foliage and bears green colored flowers. Pacific dogwood booms in mid spring.The plant grows in erect form with multiple stems. Pacific dogwood is a moderately growing plant, a mature Pacific dogwood can grow up to 50 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Height, Mature (feet) : 50 Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Green Growth Rate : Moderate
Growth Form : Multiple Stem Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -25
Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120 Drought Tolerance : Low
Bloom Period : Mid Spring Active Growth Period : Spring Summer Fall
Palatable Human : No
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Reproduction

Seeds per Pound : 5240 Commercial Availability : Contracting Only
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Abundance : High
Seedling Vigor : High Bloom Period : Mid Spring
Seed Spread Rate : Moderate Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bulbs : No Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Small Grain : No
Vegetative Spread Rate : None Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Container : Yes
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes

Use

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

Physiology

After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - - Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 12
Height, Mature (feet) : 50 Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense
Shape and Orientation : Erect Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Green C:N Ratio : High
Lifespan : Long Foliage Texture : Medium
Growth Rate : Moderate Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Coppice Potential : No Fire Resistance : No
Known Allelopath : No Leaf Retention : No
Low Growing Grass : No Bloat : None
Nitrogen Fixation : None Toxicity : None
Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous Fruit Color : Red
Active Growth Period : Spring Summer Fall Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Fruit Conspicuous : Yes
Resprout Ability : Yes

Growth Requirements

Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -25 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 100
Precipitation (Minimum) : 101 Precipitation (Maximum) : 101
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 12 Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
pH (Minimum) : 4.9 Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 50
pH (Maximum) : 7.3 Anaerobic Tolerance : Low
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : Medium Hedge Tolerance : Medium
Moisture Use : Medium Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : No
Cold Stratification Required : No CaCO3 Tolerance : None
Salinity Tolerance : None Shade Tolerance : Tolerant
Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes

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Brother Alfred Brousseau. Courtesy of St. Mary's College of California. İSt. Mary's College of California.
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Brother Alfred Brousseau. Courtesy of St. Mary's College of California. İSt. Mary's College of California.
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İGary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Yuba Co.
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İGary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Yuba Co.
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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. United States, CA, Forest Ranch.
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İSusan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams.
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İSusan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Puget Sound lowlands. May 2003.
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İSusan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Puget Sound lowlands. May 2003.
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İSusan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Puget Sound lowlands. May 2003.
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İSusan McDougall. The Flora of Mt. Adams. United States, WA, Puget Sound lowlands. May 2003.
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İGary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Kern Co., Sequoia National Forest. May 9, 2004.
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İGary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Kern Co., Sequoia National Forest. May 9, 2004.
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İMark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Butte Co., Deer Creek, 4000'. April 21, 1990.
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R.A. Howard. İSmithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, WA, Seattle.
Pacific dogwood
R.A. Howard. İSmithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, WA, Seattle.
Pacific dogwood
R.A. Howard. İSmithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, WA, Seattle.
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Margaret Williams. İNevada Native Plant Society. Courtesy of Nevada Native Plant Society. United States, CA.

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