‘Kousa Dogwood’ is an outstanding specimen that will provide the landscape with year-round interest. Perfectly sized, not too big and not too small, its branches are layered and produce showy, white, star-like clusters of flowers atop beautiful bluish-green foliage in spring. Pink berries follow and persist into fall, attracting plenty of songbirds to the yard.
Common Name: Kousa Dogwood
Botanical Name: Cornus kousa
Light Requirements: Sun to Part Shade
Mature Height: 20-30'
Mature Width: 20-30'
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Soil Preference: Acidic, Moist, Well Drained
Advantages: Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Hardiness Map: https://planthardiness.ars.usda.gov/PHZMWeb/
Images Courtesy of J. Frank Schmidt & Sons Co.