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Kousa Dogwood

kousa dogwood

Cornus kousa

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Becky Harris added this to Great Design Plant: Kousa Dogwood
Botanical name: Cornus kousaCommon names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwoodUSDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone)Water requirement: Consistent moistureLight requirement: Full sun to partial shadeMature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it maturesBenefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring

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ohes added this to plants
October 18, 2013
dogwood
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September 3, 2013
Kousa dogwood
10october added this to 10october's Ideas
August 10, 2013
Flower
brek1 added this to trees for the yard
July 24, 2013
white dogwood
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May 2, 2013
pretty
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March 13, 2013
Flowering Dogwood
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March 12, 2013
front yard?
BytheBlade Lawn and Landscape added this to Plants
February 1, 2013
kousa dogwood
Inadra Dragomir added this to plants
January 25, 2013
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Light requirement: Full sun to partial shade Mature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it matures Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring
susan manuel added this to Flowers
January 20, 2013
kOUSA DOGWOOD
taytayrey added this to Garden
December 21, 2012
Kousa
sunflower1160 added this to landscape
November 9, 2012
KOUSA DOGWOOD
bobtyson added this to bobtyson's ideas
October 23, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood
Devon Hawkins added this to devon_hawkins's ideas
October 21, 2012
Cornus tree
happykatzz added this to happykatzz's ideas
October 21, 2012
landscape small
ndjones added this to ndjones's ideas
October 21, 2012
check on deer resistance
momizbest added this to plant and flower samples
October 21, 2012
Kousa dogwood
1221 added this to 1221's ideas
October 21, 2012
kousa dogwood
gmelcon added this to plants
October 7, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Light requirement: Full sun to partial shade Mature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it matures Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring
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October 7, 2012
Dogwood tree
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October 7, 2012
dogwood,kousa
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October 5, 2012
Dogwood tree along driveway
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October 3, 2012
Beautiful tree
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October 1, 2012
Succulents
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September 28, 2012
Tree
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September 26, 2012
kousa dogwood
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September 25, 2012
Kousa dogwood - full sun to partial shade
Carolyn Warnick added this to interior trim and dining
September 25, 2012
dogwood
pamwsx added this to pamwsx's ideas
September 25, 2012
cornus kousa.. common name.....kousa dog wood 20-30ft tall with equal spread when mature
dradams added this to dradams's ideas
September 24, 2012
cornus dousa. full sun, constant moisture. plant in spring after last frost
seeleyvictoria added this to seeleyvictoria's ideas
September 24, 2012
kousa dogwood
judith195 added this to Trees
September 24, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Light requirement: Full sun to partial shade Mature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it matures Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring
judith195 added this to Plants
September 24, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Light requirement: Full sun to partial shade Mature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it matures Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring
Rodd added this to Rodd's Garden Ideas
September 24, 2012
Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood
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September 23, 2012
Kousa dogwood
Sierra Paturalski added this to Garden
September 23, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Full sun to partial shade Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall
hertford added this to hertford's ideas
September 23, 2012
kousa dogwood (star blossoms)
dsahni added this to Landscaping
September 23, 2012
Like kousa dogwood; Japanese dogwood
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September 23, 2012
kousa dogwood
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September 23, 2012
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September 23, 2012
diff dogwood--cornus kousa
brandybrat added this to Kuna
September 23, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Light requirement: Full sun to partial shade Mature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it matures Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring
Tania Fleming added this to Ideabook1
September 23, 2012
I love dogwood! Now I know the exact name!! I'm so excited to get this one day!
catherinegunnell added this to catherinegunnell's ideas
September 23, 2012
Botanical name: Cornus kousa Common names: Kousa dogwood; Korean, Chinese or Japanese dogwood USDA zones: 5 to 8 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture Light requirement: Full sun to partial shade Mature size: 20 to 30 feet tall with an equal spread as it matures Benefits and tolerances: The biggest tolerance of note is that the kousa resists anthracnose disease, which plagues flowering dogwood. It prefers moist, well-drained soils but can tolerate dry and compact soils. Seasonal interest: Lovely bracts in the spring, fruits in summer, reddish-purple foliage in fall When to plant: After the last frost in the spring
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September 23, 2012
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September 23, 2012
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September 23, 2012
Louisa dogwood
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September 23, 2012
Kousa dogwood
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September 23, 2012
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September 22, 2012
front yard trees.
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September 21, 2012
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September 21, 2012
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September 20, 2012
Like tree for backyard
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September 20, 2012
Kousa Dogwood, looks like butterfly's
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September 19, 2012
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