Plant Catalog - CORNUS KOUSA HEART THROB
CORNUS KOUSA HEART THROB
CORNUS KOUSA 'HEART THROB'
HEARTTHROB KOUSA DOGWOOD, CHINESE DOGWOOD
A deciduous tree with a vase-shaped habit that matures to a rounder form. True flowers are tiny and surrounded by narrowly pointed, large, creamy white and rosy pink petal-like bracts. Flowers are followed by inch-wide, raspberry-like fruits. Oval, pointed, lustrous green leaves turn yellow to scarlet in the fall.
USDA zones: 5 - 8
Sunset zones: 2 - 9, 14 - 17
Mature size: 20 - 25 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial to full sun
Water needs: regular water