Cornus x rutgersensis ‘Celestial Shadow’ Cornus

Cornus

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

Attributes

  • Flowering month: May
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Autumn colour
  • Needs well-draining site
  • S Size: Small

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