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Cornus kousa 'Satomi'

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Cornus kousa 'Satomi' - Satomi Flowering Dogwood

More About Cornus kousa 'Satomi'

  • Pink-red flowers are later than other kousa cultivars
  • Spherical, red fruit are held singly and resemble raspberries
  • Drooping, dark green leaves
  • 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:

4

Height:

5-6 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

Pink
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Satomi Flowering 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 'Satomi' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

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