The Kousa Dogwood (Cornus Kousa Chinensis) grows to a height of 15-25′ and a spread of around 25′ at maturity. This tree grows at a slow to medium rate, with height increases of anywhere from less than 12″ to 24″ per year. The Kousa is one of the hardiest dogwood varieties. It’s an excellent choice for home landscapes and urban areas. Features delicate, white, star-blooms in the spring. Provides a canopy of green leaf shade in the summer. The kousa dogwood grows in acidic, loamy, moist, sandy, well-drained and clay soils. It prefers average moisture but is somewhat drought-resistant.
Full sun and partial shade are best for this tree, meaning it prefers a minimum of four hours of direct, unfiltered sunlight each day.
2-3 ft, 3-4 ft, 4-5 ft