Cornus kousa - Chinensis White Dogwood Tree

Cornus kousa - Chinensis White Dogwood Tree is a dogwood variety with larger flowers than is typical for the species. This beautiful small flowering shrub to tree has a floral display of white bracts surrounding clusters of small flowers and makes a good specimen in irrigated parks and gardens.

Height: 4 metres.

Width: 4 metres.

Growth rate: Slow to moderate.

Form: Cornus kousa - Chinensis White Dogwood Tree is vase-shaped in youth, becoming rounded with horizontal branches in maturity.

Foliage: Dark green to 12 cm with distinct venation.

Autumn colour: Leaves turn reddish in autumn and persisting.

Flowers: Pointed and overlapping petal-like bracts that start greenish and gradually turn white. These subtend an insignificant button-like inflorescence of tiny flowers. Numerous, borne on two- to four-leafed erect spurs along the horizontal branches in late spring to early summer.

Bark: Older branches greyish-brown, exfoliating in irregular patches to reveal younger tan bark. Highly ornamental.

Tolerances: Cornus kousa - Chinensis White Dogwood Tree prefers an acid soil that is moist and well drained. Mulch to retain moisture and lower the soil temperature in summer. Flowers best in a sunny position

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Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

SMALLER TREES
25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

ADVANCED TREES
33cm pots - $130 (MINIMUM SIZE FOR STANDARDS AND WEEPERS)
45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

SUPER ADVANCED TREES
Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

FIELD GROWN TREES
(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

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Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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