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.
Large to very large; roundish to pear-shaped. Thick, greenish yellow skin is russeted, sometimes blush...
Native to eastern North America. Round headed, grows to 25–30 ft. tall and wide, sometimes large...
Hybrid of complex parentage, with foliage like that of H. niger. Grows to 1 ft. high and 1 1/...