This tree does best in full sun to partial shade. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration; Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood is recommended for the following landscape applications; Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood will grow to be about 20 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 20 feet. Proper Name: Cornus Florida 'Jean's Appalachian Snow', Collections: Collection - Featured, Collection - Native, Dogwood - Cornus Florida, New Blooms Local Stock, Tags: Attracts Song Birds, Bloom Spring, Disease Resistant, Flower (White), Full Sun, Native (Cultivar), Part Shade, Part Sun. Developed by the University of Tennessee's Dogwood Breeding program, 'Appalachian Spring' is fast growing with apple green foliage and bright red fruits that are larger than those of the species. Lawrenceville, GA 30046, Randy’s Perennials & Water Gardens The true dogwood flowers are actually tiny, yellowish green and insignificant, being compacted into button-like clusters. « Prev Plant Description Description.
Benthamidia florida 'Appalachian Snow' white-bracted dogwood In addition to bearing lovely white "flowers," in fact composed of bracts rather than petals, flowering dogwood develops wonderful, corky bark with age, and its general form makes it as lovely in winter as it is in spring bloom.
Good red fall color, and the tree blooms at a young age. » Tree | Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. The Jean's Appalachian Snow dogwood is specifically bred for enhanced hardiness and disease resistance. If you have struggled with dogwoods due to problems with fungus or mildew, this tree may be your ticket to a successful planting. It has the typical Cornus florida blooms with clusters of inconspicuous yellowish flowers surrounded by large white bracts. This cultivar blooms at a young age with masses of white, over-lapping bracts that appear a little droopy. The warty gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape. It produces red berries from early to late fall. Benefits from a 2-4” mulch which will help keep roots cool and moist in summer. Container 3 Gallon $12.75 Qty. Resistant to powdery mildew. Status: Out of Stock Form Size Price Order Container 2 Gallon $10.50 Qty. Popular as a specimen or small grouping on residential property around homes, near patios or in lawns.
Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration; Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood is recommended for the following landscape applications; Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood will grow to be about 20 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 20 feet. Prefers moist, organically rich, acidic soils in part shade. It is quite intolerant of urban pollution, therefore inner city or urban streetside plantings are best avoided, and will benefit from being planted in a relatively sheltered location. Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood, Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood flowers, This prolific spring bloomer has pretty rounded white bracts that are large and stiff; an upright tree with layered branches and full, rounded form; great red fall color; excellent powdery mildew resistance. This content is password protected. It produces red berries from early to late fall. Grows best in medium moisture and a well-drained soil, however, they will tolerate a wide range of soils. 'Appalachian Spring' was found growing wild at the Camp David Presidential Retreat on Catoctin Mountain in Maryland where it exhibited strong resistance to anthracnose, a disease that has devastated the dogwood population. 'Appalachian Snow' is a white-blooming cultivar prized for its relative resistance to powdery mildew. Oval, dark green leaves (3-6” long) turn attractive shades of red in fall. Its foliage turns red to purple in fall. (You can unsubscribe anytime), By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Patuxent Nursery, 2410 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD, 20716, http://www.patuxentnursery.com.
It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years. Appalachian Joy also has what are know as supernumerary bracts. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding dark red in the fall. Fruits mature in late summer to early fall and may persist until late in the year.Genus name comes from the Latin word cornu meaning horn in probable reference to the strength and density of the wood. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or …
SKU: 3bd050d50c05 Categories: Botanical Name, Common Name, Container Trees & Shrubs, Cornus, Dogwood, Planting Zone, Zone 5. Typical to … Container 3 Gallon $12.75 Qty. var ajaxurl = "https://patuxentnursery.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php". It is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard. This tree does best in full sun to partial shade. Lawrenceville, GA 30046 All rights reserved. Consider applying a thick mulch around the root zone in winter to protect it in exposed locations or colder microclimates. Stressed trees also become vulnerable to borers. Jean's Appalachian Snow Flowering Dogwood is a multi-stemmed deciduous tree with a stunning habit of growth which features almost oriental horizontally-tiered branches. However, each flower cluster is surrounded by four showy, white, petal-like bracts which open flat, giving the appearance of a single, large, 3-4” diameter, 4-petaled, white flower. In spite of this, we recommend locating this tree where it will receive plenty of light, air circulation, and adequate water to avoid eventual mildew issues. firstname.lastname@example.org, Bring Your Pond to Life at Night with Outdoor Color Changing LED Pond Lighting, Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Hydrangeas But Were Afraid to Ask. It is quite intolerant of urban pollution, therefore inner city or urban streetside plantings are best avoided, and will benefit from being planted in a relatively sheltered location. The Garden wouldn't be the Garden without our Members, Donors and Volunteers. It is the state tree of Missouri and Virginia. Matures at 30 feet high and 25 feet wide. A rusty brick red mixed with shades of purple, yellow and orange, Adaptable, but prefers moist, but well draining soil that is rich in organic matter.