Cornus mas. 'Golden Glory'

Cornelian Cherry Dogwood

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Showy, mounding small tree
  • Small yellow flowers in spring
  • Red, cherry-like fruit in summer
  • Glossy, green foliage in summer
  • Golden fall foliage
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Songbirds
Attracts Songbirds
Average Water
Average Water

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers average, well-drained soils

Water regularly during the first growing season

Fertilize in early spring with Tree or Plant Tone 

Remove root suckers to control spread

Height: 20-25 ft
Spread: 12-15 ft
Price Level 1: $44.99~#3
Bloom Color: Yellow
Zone: 5-9

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Great Foliage


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Mounding
  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Yellow
  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Average Water