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Kousa Dogwood

Cornus kousa

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Description

Family:
Cornaceae

Foliage: 
n/a

Native Locale:
Japan, Korea, China

Mature Height:
20 to 30 feet

Mature Width:
20 to 30 feet

Hardiness Zones:
Zone 5 to 8

Soil Preference:
Prefers acid, well-drained soil; needs sunny location; drought resistant

Growth Habit:
In youth, vase- shaped in habit with age, forming a rounded appearance with distinct stratified branching pattern; very strong horizontal lines are evident in old age

Rate of Growth:
Slow, Medium when young

Disease and Insect:
None serious; possible borer damage

Landscape Value: 
n/a

Additional Notes:
n/a

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