Cornus controversa 'June Snow'

June Snow Giant Dogwood

Categories: Flowering/Ornamental Trees

Flat topped clusters of white flowers often exceed 6" in diameter. Outstanding fall color; mottled orange-yellow, red, and purple-red.

More About Cornus controversa 'June Snow'

  • unique horizontally tiered habit
  • outstanding fall color
  • improvement over pagoda dogwood

Fast growing and wide spreading, with branches developing a horizontally tiered appearance.

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


20-30 ft


30-40 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Cornus controversa 'June Snow' Characteristics


  • Specimen

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average

Bloom Time

  • Early-mid season

Disease Resistance

  • very disease resistant/doesn't require spraying

Fall Color

  • Red

Flower Color

  • White


  • Spreading

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')