Chinese Dogwood (Cornus kousa subsp. chinensis 'Milky Way') in the Dogwoods Database

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Dogwood

Botanical names:
Cornus kousa subsp. chinensis Accepted
Cornus kousa var. chinensis Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 15 to 20 feet (4.5-6 m)
Plant Spread: 15 to 20 feet (4.5-6 m)
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Uses: Shade Tree
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem


Discussion Threads about this plant
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Kousa Dogwood by ncashe7 Apr 2, 2018 11:50 AM 3
Need small trees for small backyard by WSheryl May 9, 2016 1:35 PM 3
June blooms by Bonehead Jul 1, 2013 8:48 PM 43
Which of these should I use? by chelle Jan 20, 2012 8:14 PM 12

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