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Cornus kousa (Dogwood, Szechuan Strawberry)

Type Tree, Deciduous
Form Compact Rounded Tree
Size Small Tree (1.5 to 3m height)
Colours White Flowers (Summer early), Medium green Foliage
Care Low/Easy Maintenance
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Slow Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Cornus kousa:

  • Attractive autumn colour
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Weaknesses of Cornus kousa

  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations
  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers
If you like this plant you may also be interested in these:
plants & trees with autumn colour / foliage
plants for heavy clay soils

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