Cornus nuttallii 'Ascona'
Description: Attractive unusual green pink tinged flowers made up of four large distinct bracts. A large shrub with pendulous spreading branches. Double period of interest with flowers in early summer and fantastic vivid red autumn foliage colour.
Uses: Specimen shrub at the back of a border
Climate/Position: Dappled shade
Height/Spread: Height: 5M Spread: 6M
Soil Requirements: Neutral to Acidic
Pruning: to maintain shape in late autumn , early winter.
Additional Interest: Cornus nuttallii 'Ascona' is a cross between Cornus florida and Cornus nuttallii