Cornus kousa 'Rutpink'
Full Sun, Partial Sun/Shade
Acidic, Drought, Moist, Well Drained
This kousa dogwood cultivar was developed in 2016 at Rutgers University. It took six years of cross-breeding for Dr. Thomas Molnar and his colleague John Capik to develop the ideal hybrid that boasts the rich fuchsia color and hardy resistance to common dogwood diseases.