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CORNUS mas 'Variegata'
Commonly known as Cornel, Cornelian cherry
A very rare variegated form with leaves that appear more white than green
Pests & Diseases - none.
Place of Origin - Europe and western Asia.
Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
Height - 2.5m (8ft)
Spread - 2m (6ft)
Deciduous - ovate leaves to 10cm (4in) long turn purple and white in autumn.
Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - compact with abundant fruit. Yellow flowers in small umbels to 2cm (¾in) across in late winter.
Fertile well drained soil - humus rich
Neutral to acid soil
Full sun - shelter from cold winds
Rounded to broadly spreading
Cornus - Growing Guide
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