Heart Throb® Chinese Dogwood
Cornus kousa 'Schmred'
Needs regular watering -weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||KOR-nus KOO-sa|
|Average Size at Maturity||Upright growth, 15 to 30 ft. tall, 8 to 10 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Specimen, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Showy Fruit, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering -weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Oakleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Azalea (Azalea); Fothergilla (Fothergilla); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia); Holly (Ilex)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8