AWARD

CORNUS kousa 'Wolf Eyes'

Commonly known as Japanese dogwood

FLOWERING DOGWOODS

Stunning trailing white leaves which are tinged pink when young and unevenly mottled with white and a hint of yellow along the leaf edges
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Wavy-margined leaves to 8cm (3in) long. Leaf colouring changes to pink and red streaks in autumn.
  • White
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    3m (10ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Produces flower heads to 1cm (½in) across surrounded by 4 tapered bracts to 5cm (2in) long. Strawberry-like 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.
  • Partial shade

CORNUS kousa 'Wolf Eyes'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    None.
    Place of origin
    Korea, Japan.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Humus-rich.
    Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape
    Broadly conical
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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