Kousa Dogwood

Why is the new foliage on my Kousa Dogwood stunted and pale.

Zone 99171 | dnhcowan@juno.com added on May 17, 2019 | Answered

It is about 5 feet tall. Last year was it\\\'s first year to bloom--with about 5 blooms. Has been in our yard about five years. Helen

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Answered on May 18, 2019

Cool spring temperatures or any winter damage can effect spring leaf out and blooms.
Since last year was your first bloom; it is still a new tree.
A simple soil test can help you determine if a boost of fertilizer may help you tree.
Your County Extension Office can help you with this.
Here are some links to help you.

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