Cricket Hill Garden
Cornus controversa, 'Variegata' Variegated Giant Dogwood
Cornus controversa, 'Variegata'
This spectacular specimen tree was first introduced into the horticultural trade in 1896, and has been as a garden showstopper for since. Dark green leaves are gorgeous with wide, irregular white-edged variegation. In mid-autumn the white margins take on an alluring cast of creamy pink. The canopy of layered, horizontal branches is spectacular. Fast growing tree once established.
Size at maturity: 35' tall and and 30' wide.
Site Selection: Ideally full-sun or light shade. Adaptable to a range or soil types provided the planting location is well drained. Prefers a pH of around 6.5
Zone hardiness, Pests, & Diseases: Hardy to USDA zone 5-9. Pest and disease free.
Plant size: 12-18'' tall grafted tree
When we ship: FALL 2022. Ordering for this tree will open in late spring 2022. If you would like an email notification for when this tree is back in stock, please sign up with the button below.