Dogwood

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Scientific name: The scientific name is Cornus Florida.

Height: The height can be  15'-40'.  Its diameter can be 6-18 inches wide.

Soil: It needs well drained soil, sunlight, and water.

Leaves: Leaves are broad, flat, simple, and smooth.

Flowers: The flowers are clustered and the colors are white, pink or rose.

Fruit: It is small and two or more.

Seed: The seeds are small and pale. They look like little pebbles.

Wood: Dogwood is used for chairs, tables, and beds.

Interesting Facts: An interesting fact is that the dogwood is a very small tree.

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