Japanese Cornel Dogwood
A close relative of Cornus mas, and equally appealing but flowering about 2-3 weeks before the later.
|RHS Hardiness Zone|
|3 -5 m|
|Plant in well drained soil in an open, sunny disposition.|
|Attractive exfoliating bark towards maturity similar in character to Cornus has.|
|Masses of yellow clustered flowers before leaf emergence in the very early spring in North America.|
|Wakehurst Place, Ardingly, West Sussex, England.|