Kousa Dogwood

Cornus kousa

Also known as the Japanese Flowering Dogwood, this tree (8-12 m in height) is native to Asia, but is planted as an ornamental in the eastern United States. In late spring, this dogwood produces flowers with conspicuous, large white bracts. Its large pinkish-red berries are edible and delicious.
Habitat:
Planted as an ornamental.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous tree, growing to 7.5-9 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Late spring.
Presence in US:
DC MD MA NY VA