Cornus kousa ‘Schmetterling’ Cornus

Cornus

Description: Cornus kousa Schmetterling is a deciduous tree with brightly coloured young stems and tiny clusters of tiny green flowers. Large, white bracts surround the flowers followed by edible, pink strawberry-like fruits. It's dark green leaves turn red, orange and yellow in the autumn. Perfect for small gardens due to their bushy, compact form.

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

Height and Spread (After 10 years): 2m x 4m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Green

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