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CORNUS kousa var chinensis 'Xanthocarpa'

Commonly known as Chinese dogwood




  • Deciduous - ovate, wavy-margined leaves to 8cm (3in) long
  • Green
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - to 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - to 5m (16ft)
  • Tree - green flowers in flower heads to 1cm (½in) across surrounded by white bracts 2.5-5cm (1-2in) long followed by fleshy fruits
  • 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 strong winds
  • Partial shade
  • Broadly conical
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of Origin - garden origin. Netherlands
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
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to 6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 5m (16ft)
 

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