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DOGWOOD, BLACK STEMMED
Cornus alba Kesselringii

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height7-8ft (2.1 - 2.4m)Exposed/WindyYes
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*1.5ft (45cm)Dry ShadeNo
Wet SitesYes
NativeNoCoastal AreasNo
EvergreenNoChalky SoilYes
 

Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

DOGWOOD, BLACK STEMMED (Cornus alba Kesselringii)
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Autumn colouring.

Very striking form with dark purple-black stems and dark green leaves, with slight purple flush, which turn reddish-purple in autumn. Clusters of creamy-white flowers early summer followed by white fruits. Deciduous. Will make a good informal hedge. For this purpose plant 2ft (60cm) apart.
SHRUB 7ft x 7ft (2.1m x 2.1m). If grown as a shrub prune hard in spring to improve stem colour.

Click here to check availabilityCalculate how many plants required for a length of hedge

 Price per plant for 
1+5+50+250+
 Tr 16-24ins
40-60cm
1.791.291.181.02
 Pg 16-24ins
40-60cm
7.99
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Tr = Transplanted, click here for more details.
Pg = Pot grown.
 
We can only sell bare-rooted/transplanted plants when they are dormant. Depending on the weather this is normally between November and March. We only charge for goods paid by credit/debit cards when they are despatched.

HEDGE PLANTING DISTANCE CALCULATOR

Please enter length of hedge you require below. The number of plants and price for these will then be shown on the right hand side.

Length of Hedge

Planting Distance2ft/60cm
apart
No Plants 
TypeSizePrice
Tr  16-24ins
40-60cm
 
Pg   16-24ins
40-60cm
 

All prices include VAT where applicable.

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