Dogwood - Starlight Korean
Grows from a shrub into a multi-stemmed tree up to about 8 m, with a broad, vase shaped crown. The leaf is dark green on top and blue-green on the underside. Leaf margin slightly undulate. The autumn color is purplish red. Each flower head is surrounded by four large bracts that slightly overlap each other. The bracts turn from whitish green to creamy white and do not turn pink on blossoming. The red fruits, about 2.5 cm in size, are yielded profusely. The plant is shallow rooting with a fibrous root system and requires humic soil, which is not too dry.