Cornus kousa 'Heart Throb'

Chinese Dogwood


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner

  • Large rose-pink bracts
  • Red fruit great for wildlife
  • Excellent fall red purple fall foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Spring
Spring
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Songbirds
Attracts Songbirds
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun or part shade 

A beacon in the fall landscape

Flower period can last 4 to 6 weeks


Height: 15-20 ft
Spread: 15-20 ft
Price Level 1: $89.99 ea.~#7
Bloom Color: Pink
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Specimen
  • Long Blooming

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Pollinators

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained