Cornus kousa 'Milky Way'
Cornus kousa 'Milky Way' - Milky Way Chinese Flowering Dogwood - (photo Courtesy of J.Frank Schmidt & Son Co.)
More About Cornus kousa 'Milky Way'
- White flowers fade to pink
- Spherical, red fruit are held singly and resemble raspberries
- Drooping, dark green leaves
- Fall colour scarlet to red-purple
- Broad, bushy form
- Bloom Time: Late spring
The showy flowers seen on Cornus kousa cultivars are actually bracts surrounding the smaller, inconspicuous flower in the centre.
Milky Way Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in medium-moisture and an acidic, well-drained soil, but will tolerate a range of light levels.
Cornus kousa 'Milky Way' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
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