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Cornus kousa 'Summer Gold'

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Cornus kousa 'Summer Gold' - Summer Gold Dogwood

More About Cornus kousa 'Summer Gold' (PP22765)

  • White flowers fade to pink
  • Showy, red fruit displayed in the fall
  • Drooping, variegated, bright green and golden-yellow leaves
  • In the fall, golden margins turn pink, then entire leaf turns red
  • Vase-shaped habit
  • Bloom Time: late spring

Zone:

5

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

White
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Summer Gold Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

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


Cornus kousa 'Summer Gold' (PP22765) 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

Foliage Color

Variegated
Green
Yellow
Red
Pink

Landscape uses

Specimen

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