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CORNUS mas 'Aurea'

Commonly known as Cornel, Cornelian cherry

FLOWERING DOGWOODS

Leaves suffused a delicate yellow especially in spring, fading later
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  • Deciduous - ovate leaves to 10cm (4in) long turning red-purple in autumn.
  • Yellow
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub - vigorous, spreading shrub or small tree. Produces yellow flowers in small clusters to 2cm (¾in) across in late winter before the leaves. Produces oblong bright red berries in late summer.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - Europe and western Asia
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Gold
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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