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Cornus x Celestial Shadow

Cornus x rutgersensis 'Celestial Shadow'


Description: An elegant, upright, deciduous shrub or small tree with green and canary yellow variegated leaves developing spectacular pink and purple tints in autumn. The large flowers are creamy white bracts which often turn pale pink as they age followed by red fruits during late summer.

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

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 3m x 3m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Variegated foliage Variegated foliage
Flowering month - May Flowering month - May
Needs well draining site Needs well draining site
Shade tolerant Shade tolerant