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CORNUS florida rubra

Commonly known as American boxwood, Pink dogwood

FLOWERING DOGWOODS

Flushed pink or red
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  • Deciduous - broadly oval to ovate, often slightly twisted, mid-green leaves to 15cm (6in) long turnibg red and purple in autumn.
  • Red
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 8m (26ft)
  • Tree - produces small, green flowerheads to 1.5cm (½in) across surrounded by 4 pink bracts 4-5cm (1½-2in) long joined at the tips as they open.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - anthracnose.
  • Place of origin - eastern North America.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical
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