Cornus kousa var. chinensis 'Heart Throb'
Dogwood - 3 litres
Cornus kousa var. chinensis 'Heart Throb' (dogwood) is a recently introduced variety of this excellent shrub. It bears large deep pink floral bracts in June followed by strawberry-like fruits. Attractive dark green foliage turns a rich deep red in autumn.
Large hardy deciduous shrub or small tree. Plant in well-drained humus-rich soil in full sun or partial shade.
|Botanical name||Cornus kousa var. chinensis|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Plant type||Deciduous Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn|
|Stem colour||Brown, Green|
|Time to maturity||20 - 50 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||4.1m - 8m|