Cornus kousaCommon Name: Chinese Dogwood
Growth Habitat: Small Tree
Plant Size: 15' - 20' Tall, 15' - 20' Wide
Plant Exposure: Sun to Partial Shade
Site Conditions: Moist, Loamy, Well-drained soils
USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-8

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Life Cycle and Leaf Retention:Deciduos Perennial
Leaf Arrangment: Opposite
Leaf Shape: Elliptical
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Modifications: Bracts Leaf Surface: Glabrous
Leaf Vein Pattern: Pinnate
Leaf Composition: Simple

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Stem Modification: None
Flower Shape:Head
Fruit: Drupe

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