Cornus kousa &
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Cornus kousa &
Cornus kousa &
Cornus kousa &

Little Poncho Dogwood

Cornus kousa 'Little Poncho'

Regular price$79.07
  • We currently have 0 in stock.
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  • Guaranteed locally grown
  • Delivery ONLY to Metro Atlanta & Athens within 5-7 business days
  • Pickup in 3-5 business days from our Switchyard in Chamblee
           (Mon & Fri 3pm-6pm - 3708 N Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA)
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Planning to install this tree yourself? We recommend a size 15 Gallon or smaller for do it yourself installations. These small sizes do not require any offloading equipment!
Trees that are sized by height or caliper are delivered with a large root ball wrapped in burlap. They require heavy equipment to install. We recommend working with a contractor for installation! They can also provide the equipment necessary for offloading the tree upon delivery. We will coordinate delivery with you so that your contractor has equipment ready upon your trees arrival! OR check the box below for ServeScape to provide offloading equipment for an additional fee.

Little Poncho Dogwood is a dwarf flowering deciduous tree with a single trunk that has rich green leaves that gain wavy margins which can be mild or heavy and turns orange to purple fall .  Large button flowers that have pointed white petal-like brackets bloom from late spring into summer.  Attractive edible red fall fruits that taste like papaya follow the flowers.  Prefers part sun and slightly acidic, moist, well-drained soil.  Has excellent disease resistance.




East Asia


8' - 10'


8' - 10'



USDA Hardiness Zone: 

5 - 8


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MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Prone to leaf scorching or spots in full sun.  Does not have the disease or pest problems of the native dogwoods.

 LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersWoodland GardensNaturalized AreasPonds or streams, Foundational Plantings, and Containers.

COMPANION PLANTS: Maple, Beautyberry, Mahonia

IMAGES: Photoset by F. D. Richards, Cornus kousa 'Little Poncho', (1) 2016 (1)+(2), (2) 2017, (3) 2018, (4) 3/2022 Dogwood Y2  

*As plants have ranges in appearance they may not appear as the images shown.

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