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Cornus x Norman Haddon
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Cornus x 'Norman Haddon'


Description: Wonderful large, spreading, semi-evergreen hybrid of Cornus Kousa and Cornus Capitata. Dark green leaves that turn warm red in autumn and will remain on the branches in mild climates. Four petalled flower bracts are creamy white in June, turning pink as they mature through late summer. Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit

Cornus Growing Tips: Thrives in fertile, humus-rich, neutral to acid soil. Unsuitable for shallow, chalky soils.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 4m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Slow growth rate Slow growth rate
Flowering month - June Flowering month - June
Evergreen Evergreen
Fruit for wildlife Fruit for wildlife
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Needs sheltered site Needs sheltered site
Shade tolerant Shade tolerant
Don't prune Don't prune