|Grid reference||ST 17770 84410|
|Common name||Dogwood 'Norman Hadden'|
|Height||Approx 5M June 2015|
This tree is in the upper park, on the left side of the west path, approximately 30M uphill from the pond.
General tree description
Cornus 'Norman Hadden' is a hybrid of Cornus capitata and Cornus kousa. It is a small spreading tree that grows up to about 8 metres tall. Its leaves are elliptic, 8cm long, mid green, turning reddish in autumn. The flowers are initially creamy-white and turn deep pink in July. In autumn there are large hanging strawberry-like fruits.