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Deciduous Trees

Cornus kousa 'Summer Gold'

Chinese Dogwood, Japanese Dogwood
A recent selection of Chinese Dogwood, 'Summer Gold' is a small specimen tree with multi season interest. Yes it has lovely creamy white flowers (really bracts), but grow this plant for its foliage. It shows off with golden-edged leaves in spring, which take on coral pink tones as the season continues. This is a smaller Kousa Dogwood, growing to 8-10' tall and 6' wide. Shipping 2 gallon 24-30" plants.
Array Cornus
Common Name Chinese Dogwood, Japanese Dogwood
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Part Sun, Full Sun
Seasonal Interest Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Season of Blooming Spring, Summer
Use Bed, Specimen, Ornamental
Special Attributes Bird Attracting, Deer Resistant, Cold Hardy, Year-round Interest, Foliage Interest, Variegated
Color Cream, Gold Variegated, White