Stellar Pink Dogwood

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Exceptional Beauty Stellar Pink® Dogwood

  • Ornamental Tree for Modern Lots
  • Lovely Light Pink Flower Bracts
  • Long-Lasting Spring Display
  • Nectar-Rich Resource for Butterflies
  • Vigorous Cultivar with an Erect Habit
  • Attractive Foliage
  • Red-Purple Fall Color
  • Shows Good Resistance to Powdery Mildew and Dogwood Anthracnose
  • Exquisite Branch Structure Looks Pretty All Year-Long
  • Low Maintenance Cultivar of Native Tree

There is nothing so romantic as our beloved native Flowering Dogwood tree. Elegant blooms create quite a show on springtime's bare, graceful branches.

Appreciate this special season with one or more Stellar Pink Dogwood (Cornus kousa x florida 'Rutgan' PP# 7,207). These smaller trees will absolutely thrill you each year as their lavish, light pink bracts start glowing against the gray bark.

Tiny, button-shaped true flowers found at the center of each bloom are also very important to local butterflies and beneficial pollinators. You can feel great about this choice to support them with nectar for several weeks in early spring!

Be a little patient with these lovely trees. It may take a few years to come to a full bloom, and the delicate pink hue is so worth it!

Stellar Pink Dogwood makes a terrific present to celebrate all kinds of achievements and milestones. It's so easy to live with the layered branching.

This is a cross between these American natives and Japanese native Dogwood, The results will take your breath away.

Great in a sunny or semi-shady spot in your yard, these stunning trees will look beautiful in the perennial border. Or, use them as a foundation tree to add charm and curb appeal.

Covered in dark, pointed summer leaves, Stellar Pink casts a refreshing shade on a courtyard seating area. Although you can custom-fit this understory tree to your space with judicious pruning, we do recommend that you give it room to reach the full height and width on the Plant Highlights.

Plant one as a perfect specimen, or use several of these pretty maids all in a row. Is there anything as heart-catching as an informal grouping of Dogwood along the far end of a pond?

Mix and match your favorites from our catalog. Play with flower hues and tones to your heart's delight!

With this improved modern variety from the expert plant scientists at Rutgers University, you even get brilliant fall color. Put on a sweater, and light a fire in the fire pit. . ..your tree will match your Merlot shared with friends.

If you live with snowfall, even winter becomes a feature season. Like a talented ballet dancer, those spreading branches catch and sculpt ice and snow in a genteel dance.

Order today if you see it in stock. As you can clearly see, Stellar Pink Dogwood offers a tremendously tender visual appeal...people fall in love with this very popular plant.

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 19.99
20 - 49.99 21.99
50 - 69.99 24.99
70 - 99.99 29.99
100 - 129.99 34.99
130 - 149.99 41.99
150 - 150+ Approx 27%

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Stellar Pink Dogwood Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Cornus x 'Rutgan'
Mature Height 20 - 25 feet
Mature Spread 15 - 20 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Shade
Soil Widely Adaptable
Moisture Average
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes