Cornus mas 'Dripping Cherries'

Dripping Cherries Cornelian Cherry

Categories: Shrubs

 Clusters of small yellow flowers emerge in early spring, prior to the foliage. Oval to rounded deciduous shrub with dark green foliage. Tough, vigorous.

More About Cornus mas 'Dripping Cherries'

  • large red edible fruit
  • very early cheery yellow flowers
  • tough vigorous

Beautiful selection of the Cornelian Cherry Dogwood with abundant cherry-like, large 1" red fruit in early fall.

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


10-15 ft


10-12 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Cornus mas 'Dripping Cherries' Characteristics


  • Specimen


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Late season

Bloom Time

  • Early season

Flower Color

  • Yellow


  • bright red

Fruit Qualities

  • distinct flavor

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for eating


  • Upright, rounded

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')