Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Reaches 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Improved Disease Resistance
Blooms:
Flowering Time
White flowers, spring to early summer.
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth rate:Fast
Average landscape size:Reaches 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
Blooms:White flowers, spring to early summer.
Flower color:White
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Patent Act:This patented Dogwood cultivar is marketed under license from Rutgers University. Asexual reproduction of these plants and/or unauthorized use of their trademarked name is prohibited.
Care Information
Prefers moist, well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
History:
This outstanding hybrid, from the Jersey Star Star® Series, was selected by Dr. Elwin Orton at Rutgers University, the result of a cross between the Pacific Dogwood (Cornus nuttallii) and Korean Dogwood (Cornus kousa). This superior selection has shown high resistance to the incidents of Powdery Mildew and Dogwood Anthracnose.