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Cornus kousa 'Crown Jewel™' (Madison)

#PP16129

 Suitable Substitutions for Cornus kousa 'Crown Jewel™' (Madison)

Cornus kousa 'Milky Way'

Cornus kousa 'Milky Way'

Milky Way Dogwood

 

More About Cornus kousa Crown Jewel™ ('Madison') (PP16129)

  • White flowers fade to pink
  • Spherical, red fruit are held singly and resemble raspberries
  • New leaves emerge red and yellow
  • Fall colour scarlet to red-purple
  • Narrow when young, wider with age
  • Bloom Time: Late spring

Interesting Notes:

The showy flowers seen on Cornus kousa cultivars are actually bracts surrounding the smaller, inconspicuous flower in the centre.

Zone:

5

Height:

2-3 m

Spread:

3-4 m

Colour:

White
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Crown Jewel™ Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in medium-moisture and an acidic, well-drained soil, but will tolerate a range of light levels. Can be grown as a specimen tree or shrub.


Cornus kousa Crown Jewel™ ('Madison') (PP16129) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Fruit
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Rounded
Upright
Vase-shape

Foliage Color

Red
Green
Yellow
Multi-coloured

Landscape uses

Specimen