Cornus kousa 'Radiant Rose'

Radiant Rose Chinese Dogwood

Categories: Flowering/Ornamental Trees

Comparable to the 'Satomi' but in many aspects superior. Considered more cold and heat tolerant, the flower is a deeper/darker pink and also flowers longer than the 'Satomi'. Large red berries follow flowering in late summer.

More About Cornus kousa 'Radiant Rose'

  • Superior form of pink blooming Chinese Dogwood
  • Bloom occurs in late spring (several weeks after flowering dogwood)

It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The large textured leaves turn a wonderful orange-red in the fall. Chinese dogwood cultivar. Zones 5-8 (marginal 4)

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15-25 ft


10-18 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Cornus kousa 'Radiant Rose' Characteristics


  • Small / Miniature
  • Specimen


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Fall Color

  • Red
  • Orange
  • Very Prominent

Flower Color

  • Rose
  • Light Pink


  • Spreading
  • Upright