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Cornus kousa Schmred ('Heart Throb®')

Heart Throb® Dogwood: Patent PP9283

  • »  Pink-red flowers
  • »  Spherical, edible, red fruit resembling raspberries are held singly
  • »  Drooping, dark green leaves
  • »  Fall colour scarlet to red-purple
  • »  Narrow when young, wider with age
  • »  Bloom Time: Late spring

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$534.00
  • Category:Trees
  • Hardiness Zone:5
  • Height:5-6 m
  • Spread:5-6 m
  • Bloom Color: Pink
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Birds
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Rate
Medium
Critter
Deer Resistant
Attributes
Deciduous
Edible
Fall Color
Fruit
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Flowering Time
Lt. Spr-Sum
Habit
Upright
Vase-shape
Foliage Color
Green
Landscape uses
Rock garden
Specimen
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Additional Information about Cornus kousa 'Schmred'

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

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Cornus kousa 'Schmred'

Grows best in medium-moisture and an acidic, well-drained soil, however, they will tolerate a range of light levels. Can be grown as a specimen tree or shrub.