Japanese Dogwood

Cornus kousa

'Greensleeves'

This Dogwood variant boasts veined, forest-green foliage, edible berries, and light yellowish blooms.

  • Light Needs: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Water Needs: Water regularly, less when established
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Habit: Upright
  • USDA Zone: 5-8

'Scarlet Fire'

A Rutgers University original, this Dogwood has vibrant pink "flowers" and edible fruit. In fall, the leaves fade to red.

  • Light Needs: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Water Needs: Water regularly, less when established
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Habit: Upright
  • USDA Zone: 5-8