The Aurora is a hybrid dogwood (Cornus florida X Cornus Kousa) that is part of the Stellar series. It has a uniform width from top to bottom, typically maturing to 14-18' tall and as wide.
We offer the Aurora Dogwood in a 15 gallon container.
It is a small deciduous tree with a dense, upright, vigorous habit, large-bracted flowers, with profuse blooms and noted for its resistance to anthracnose and dogwood borer.
Prefers moist, organically rich, acidic soils in part shade. Leaf scorch may occur in full sun locations, particularly in hot, windy or droughty conditions. Will benefit from a 2-4" mulch bed wich will help keep roots cool and moist in summer.
The Auroroa is noted for having good resistance to anthracnose and dogwood borer.