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Other common names
cornelian cherry 'Variegata'
Cornus can be deciduous shrubs or trees, or creeping, woody-based perennials, some with brightly coloured young stems. Tiny flowers are borne in dense clusters, sometimes with showy bracts. Many have fine autumn colour
'Variegata' is a medium-sized deciduous shrub with ovate leaves boldly margined with white. Flowers small, yellow, in clusters on bare stems in late winter, followed by glossy red fruits 1.5cm in length
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Aspect North-facing or South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilLoam, Clay, Sand
Time to ultimate height
Grow in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade
Propagate by semi-hardwood or hardwood cuttings or grafting
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Pruning Pruning group 1
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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