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Cornus mas 'Variegata'

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More About Cornus mas 'Variegata'

  • Small, yellow flowers bloom before forsythia
  • Oval, glossy, red fruit are held in clusters and are attractive to birds
  • Foliage is green with creamy-white margins
  • Bark on mature wood exfoliates
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

7-8 m

Spread:

5-6 m

Colour:

Yellow
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Variegated Cornelian-cherry Growing and Maintenance Tips

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


Cornus mas 'Variegata' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Rounded
Upright

Foliage Color

White
Green
Variegated

Landscape uses

Hedge
Specimen