Cornus kousa chinensis
Deciduous, Shrubs, Trees, Decorative fruit or berries, Flowers
All dogwoods offer attractive foliage and blossoms; some have spectacular fruit or winter bark. Leaves of many types turn brilliant colors in fall. What appear to be flower petals in many dogwoods are actually bracts—petal-like modified leaves. These surround the inconspicuous true flowers.
Larger leaves and bracts than species.
Late midseason. Large; yellow with heavy red striping. Firm, juicy flesh; fine mildly tart flavor. A f...
Native from Northern California to Alaska and Idaho. Grows to 6–8 in. high; in good growing cond...
From coastal northern Europe; naturalized on the Oregon coast. Grows to 2 ft. tall and wide; blue-gree...