Celestial Dogwood

Celestial Dogwood

Regular price $45.00 Sale

Cornus x 'Rutdan'  ** SOLD OUT  **

An abundant flowering variety, Celestial makes a wonderful display of white bracts in the summer after other dogwoods have passed their prime. Bracts are rounded. Blooms appear 2-3 days after the Cornus florida has finished blooming. **Celestial is a cross between cornus florida and cornus kousa. It's blooms have around bract and not a pointed one like the kousa. ** The Kousa dogwood has a more pointed bloom petal where the other dogwoods are more rounded. The Kousa blooms about a month later than the others and can be more shrub like. *Deer Resistant*

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Tree
foliage Type Deciduous
Height 10-20 ft
Spread
Shape Upright, rounded
Primary foliage Color
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color White
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone