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CORNUS kousa var chinensis

Commonly known as Chinese dogwood

Small £20.00 each

Available autumn 2020 -
Large £35.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre
  • Deciduous - smooth-margined leaves to 8cm (3in) long.
  • White - white flushed pink
  • Height - 7m (23ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub
  • Tree - flaking bark Large, tapered bracts to 5cm (2in) long which open creamy-white, turn white and then to red-pink.
  • 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 - Good to know - - introduced into UK by plant hunter Ernest (Chinese) Wilson in 1907.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Korea, Japan.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
7m (23ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  5m (16ft)

Buy Varieties of CORNUS kousa var chinensis

CORNUS kousa var chinensis 'China Girl'  AWARD

'China Girl' >

Commonly known as: Chinese dogwood.
Very large creamy-white bracts in late spring. Red and purple autumn colour and exfoliating bark
Large £47.50 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

CORNUS kousa var chinensis 'Milky Way'

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Commonly known as: Chinese dogwood.
Prolific flowerer with white flowers and grey-green leaves turning red in autumn
Large £55.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

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