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Cornus x 'Constellation®' (Rutcan)

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Cornus x 'Rutcan' - Constellation® Dogwood

Cornus x 'Rutcan' - Constellation® Dogwood

Series: Stellar

More About Cornus x Constellation® ('Rutcan') (PP7210)

  • White, spaced (not overlapping), very showy flowers
  • Sterile (producing no fruit), with resistance to diseases
  • Drooping, glossy, green leaves
  • Fall colour of burgundy to red, and orange
  • Upright clump of tiered, horizontal branches
  • Bloom Time: April to May

Interesting Notes:

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

Zone:

5

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

5-6 m

Colour:

White
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Constellation Dogwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

Does not like full afternoon sun, even with shaded roots. Grows best in medium moisture and an acidic, well-drained soil.


Cornus x Constellation® ('Rutcan') (PP7210) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Vase-shape
Multi-stem/Clump form
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen