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CORNUS 'Norman Hadden'
Commonly known as Chinese, Japanese dogwood
Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - elliptic-ovate, mid green leaves to 8cm (3in) long some turning red or pink in autumn.
Cream - creamy white
Height - 8m (26ft)
Spread - 8m (26ft)
Tree - spreading tree with arching branches. Produces many green flowers in heads 1cm (½in) across surrounded by creamy bracts to 4cm (1½in) across turning dark pink. These are followed by large, pendent strawberry-like red fruit.
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
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - none.
Place of origin - raised at Porlock, Somerset, UK by plantsman Norman Hadden
Hardiness - Fully hardy
Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich
Neutral to acid soil
Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
Cornus - Growing Guide
Trees - Care Guide
- How to plant a tree - Video Tip ondemand_video
- How to plant a tree
- Checking ties - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Restaking fallen young tree - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Fallen old tree - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Spring pruning - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Removing side shoots - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Deer protection - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Weed Spraying - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Tree Survey - Video Tip ondemand_video
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Slate Plant Labels
These wonderfully tactile natural slate plant labels are hand made in Cornwall and come with a chalk pen. Just stick them in your pot or border. Pack of 6.
Slate Tie-on Plant Labels
Hand made in Cornwall, these delightful natural slate labels are perfect for pots. Comes with chalk pen. Pack of 5