Cornus canadensis

Bunchberry


Image courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Native plant that can be found all over Maine in pine under story
  • White flowers
  • Thrives in acidic soil
  • Low growing
Native
Native
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Shade
Full Shade
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Spring
Spring
Attracts Amphibians
Attracts Amphibians
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in shady acidic soil


Height: 6-9 in
Spread: 2-3 ft
Price Level 1: $19.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color:
Zone: 3-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Native
  • Naturalizing

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade

Habit:

  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Amphibians
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained