Category Archives: Native Plants

Eddie’s Corner: Dogwoods

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent

DogwoodDogwoods are one of the most popular landscape trees in the American South, but little is known about the genetics of these spring-blooming beauties. Researchers at the University of Georgia are hoping to recruit an army of citizen scientists this spring to help collect data that will help them better understand genetic variation among dogwood trees.  Continue reading